change --picky-developer into --non-picky-developer

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Wed Mar 12 14:24:47 MDT 2014

On Wed, 2014-03-12 at 17:22 +0100, Stefan (metze) Metzmacher wrote:
> Hi,
> I've created a patchset that does fix a lot of compiler warnings
> and lets --enable-developer imply -Werror by default.
> This uses a allow_warnings argument to SAMBA_SUBSYSTEM/LIBRARY/MODULE,
> which is False by default. Which means autobuild will protect us
> from having new warnings introduced.
> If a developer has a compiler that generates more warnings
> (as the gcc from ubuntu 10.04 or 12.04) he needs
> --non-picky-developer in order to avoid -Werror.
> Overtime we can aim to add more -W* flags and
> reduce the number of allow_warnings=True usages.
> Please review and push

Very interesting!  I'll look over this today!


Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett
Authentication Developer, Samba Team
Samba Developer, Catalyst IT

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