[Freewx-maint] Bug#844486: Bug#844526: Bug#844486: gnuplot-qt: Mismatch between the program and library build versions with GNUTERM=wxt

Vincent Lefevre vincent at vinc17.net
Thu Dec 8 01:59:54 UTC 2016

On 2016-12-08 00:22:51 +0000, Olly Betts wrote:
> As for the proposed patch, I'm not wild about just removing this warning - the
> current patch we're applying downgrades the fatal error to a warning so that
> there's a hint as to what's going on if there are problems caused by the
> compler ABI change.  Remove that will make it much harder to debug any
> such cases, and risks annoying wx upstream with bug reports.  If people
> are finding the current wording too scary, we could reword it.

The terminal is not there to output debug messages (unless explicitly
requested by the user). Such messages are distracting the user.

In any case, if you fear that the ABI change may break something,
you should rebuild the packages.

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