> > Sure, the question is why they use this stage prefix suddenly when they
> > didn't before.
> The answer to that question is still open. Why does cygport set this
> symbol in this manner? I am removing the "-Wp," and see what the build
Yaakov added that symbol to lib/compilers.cygpart on February 20 along
with other security flags, in the "Add security flags to CFLAGS"
The "-Wp" just means to pass -D_FORTIFY_SOURCE=2 through to the preprocessor.