[ccache] Re: [distcc] distcc -> ccache: no error messages

Martin Pool mbp at sourcefrog.net
Wed Mar 9 01:43:57 GMT 2005

Tim Niemueller wrote:
> Martin Pool wrote:
>> Tim Niemueller wrote:
>>> [tim at columbus firevision]$ make -j
>>>  --- Compiling main.cpp (C++)
>>> gcc: \uffffC/distccd_219a0097.ii: File or directory not found
>>> gcc: no input files
>>> distcc[17494] ERROR: compile main.cpp on lechuck failed
>>> make: *** [.obj/main.o] Fehler 1
>> Do you really get a \uffff character there?  Is it printed as the 
>> backslash escape, or is that unicode character written into the output 
>> stream?
> No, but the output looks as if it was filled with tabs. 
> LANG=de_DE.UTF-8, so yes, this probably is a unicode escape. I don't 
> know why. Thunderbird writes it if I copy by marking the message in my 
> xterm and pasting.

So if you have a syntax error, you get a 'file not found', plus this 
\uffff?  That's wierd.


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