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bug #42221: Build fails with _GLIBCXX_DEBUG=1 defined

Submitted by:  Sandro Santilli <strk>
Submitted on:  Mon 28 Apr 2014 04:52:52 PM UTC  
Category: buildSeverity: 1 - Wish
Release: NoneStatus: None
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Open/Closed: Open

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Thu 05 Feb 2015 12:10:30 AM UTC, comment #2:

"I think it would be possible to check whether libstdc++ has been built with _GLIBCXX_DEBUG, for example using `nm'. But I doubt it's worth the effort."

I mean boost, not libstdc++, of course.

Bastiaan Jacques <bjacques>
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Thu 05 Feb 2015 12:06:25 AM UTC, comment #1:

Yes, you would have to rebuild boost/program_options with _GLIBCXX_DEBUG=1 before you can build Gnash with the flag.

AFAIK no distribution defines _GLIBCXX_DEBUG by default, and people who add their own flags should be prepared to deal with the ensuing problems.

I think it would be possible to check whether libstdc++ has been built with _GLIBCXX_DEBUG, for example using `nm'. But I doubt it's worth the effort.

Bastiaan Jacques <bjacques>
Project Member
Mon 28 Apr 2014 04:52:52 PM UTC, original submission:

The problems I saw were with undefined symbols from boost program options. May be due to this: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/19729036/boost-program-options-wont-work-with-glibcxx-debug

Could be worth disabling the debug from boost program option users, but would be even better to be able to tell if the boost libraries were or not built with debugging symbols enabled.

Sandro Santilli <strk>
Project Member


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