[Build-common-hackers] Bug#487546: Bug#487546: Bug#487546: cdbs: class/langcore.mk should set CC=gcc if CC is not set

Martin-Éric Racine q-funk at iki.fi
Sun Jun 21 14:02:43 UTC 2009

On Sun, Jun 21, 2009 at 4:57 PM, Peter Eisentraut<petere at debian.org> wrote:
> On Sunday 21 June 2009 13:57:05 Martin-Éric Racine wrote:
>> PS: this is precisely what I've had to do for CUPS-PDF in Debian, that
>> is, create a compile line in debian/rules and, because langcore.mk
>> doesn't set CC if it's empty, manually specific CC=gcc in debian/rules
>> as a kludge.
> There is still something unusual going on in your environment that you are not
> telling us about.  GNU make sets CC = cc implicitly.  Does that not happen for
> you?  Or do you have a non-GCC compiler installed?

Setting CC=cc is entirely the wrong thing to do when passing -g as a
compiler option. If you pass -g, then you also need to specific

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