Tom Lane wrote: > Magnus Hagander <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes: >> Tom Lane wrote: >>> Gregory Stark <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes: >>>> Can we just disable const checking for MSVCC in general without using the >>>> #pragmas? It clearly doesn't understand how const works making that warning >>>> from it useless. >>> +1 ... any useful warning of this kind will be had from other compilers. > >> Sure, there are a couple of places we can do it: >> 1) We can add the pragma at the top of the file, which will turn it off >> for that file, but keep it for other files. >> 2) We can turn it off on a per-project basis, meaning we turn it off for >> the entire backend and the entire psql, but not for other EXEs and DLLs. >> 3) We can just turn it off for everything > >> Note that it'll of course turn off the warning in *all* cases, not just >> the "free const chra **"-one. > >> Which way would be preferred? > > Turning it off globally is what I had in mind, and I assume Greg too. > The point is that if MSVC gets this case wrong, then it probably gets > many other cases wrong, and we shouldn't have to work around them one > at a time.
ok. I'll do it globally when I'm back at a box where I can rebuild the thing fast enough not to get bored :-) Meaning tomorrow. //Magnus ---------------------------(end of broadcast)--------------------------- TIP 1: if posting/reading through Usenet, please send an appropriate subscribe-nomail command to [EMAIL PROTECTED] so that your message can get through to the mailing list cleanly