RE: 2.1.11: a few compilation warnings

Ray Van Tassle-CRV004 (
Fri, 22 Nov 1996 8:11:14 -0600

> I think it would actually be bad to "test compile everything" before
> making releases. When I see a new kernel give a lot of warnings or errors,

> I know that code has never been executed, and I treat it with much more
> caution. But if the code got run through some "test compile everything"
> facility and the warnings cosmetically fixed up, I would not know that
> the code has never been executed.
> Michael Chastain

Who said anything about "cosmetically fixed up"??? Not me!
I'd prefer: "fixed [period]"?