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RE: [Axiom-developer] Re: [Axiom-commit] SF.net SVN: axiom: branche
RE: [Axiom-developer] Re: [Axiom-commit] SF.net SVN: axiom: branches/build-improvements
Sun, 8 Apr 2007 11:02:20 +0200
> address@hidden writes:
> As of revision 491, I added a configure option --enable-checking for
> requesting runtime checking of Lisp codes, e.g. (proclaim '(optimize
> (safety 3))).
> That has the side effect of dramatically increasing the overall
> compilation time. In return, you get to know about bugs you did not
> suspect or did not want to know about.
This is not too suprising, when you consider all the mails in this
newsgroup about errors with the following message
>> System error:
Caught fatal error [memory may be damaged]
I always wondered why nobody recompiled the system with better error
checking, to localize these bugs. I'm glad you did that.
Juergen Weiss | Universitaet Mainz, Zentrum fuer Datenverarbeitung,
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