[PATCH] Revert "Enable '-Werror' by default for all kernel builds"
rdunlap at infradead.org
Tue Sep 7 22:33:18 UTC 2021
On 9/7/21 3:18 PM, Linus Torvalds wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 7, 2021 at 3:14 PM Marco Elver <elver at google.com> wrote:
>> config WERROR
>> bool "Compile the kernel with warnings as errors"
>> - default y
>> + default COMPILE_TEST
> That seems reasonable. It very much is about build-testing.
That and 2 more things IMO:
a. having developers be responsible for build warnings, not just
b. having maintainers merge them more like they are build errors
and not just some warnings that can be overlooked.
I don't see enough of a. or b. :(
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