Martijn van Oosterhout wrote:
> On Fri, May 05, 2006 at 08:34:36AM -0400, Bruce Momjian wrote:
> > 
> > I am thinking we would need an option at the start like --strict that
> > would throw an error for any later invalid options.
> Well, --strict would be tricky, if it's possible. My reading of the
> autoconf code doesn't indicate a means of doing adding abitrary
> options. But something like --enable-strict-options would be fairly
> straight forward. Problem being, if you mistype that option, it'll seem
> to work even when it isn't :)

I've been bitten by this in the past as well.  I'd vote for applying the
patch as-is, no "strict mode" necessary (because, as you say, it's easy
to get it wrong).

Can the Debian build script be fixed?  Does the RPM spec have the same

Alvaro Herrera                      
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