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Re: [Axiom-developer] Re: [Axiom-commit] SF.net SVN: axiom: branche
Gabriel Dos Reis
Re: [Axiom-developer] Re: [Axiom-commit] SF.net SVN: axiom: branches/build-improvements
27 Apr 2007 06:34:22 -0500
"Weiss, Juergen" <address@hidden> writes:
| > 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.
I wish more people will build Axiom with checking on and help
fix some of the "obvious" type error bugs.