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[bug#49440] [PATCH core-updates]: Compile bdw-gc with support for discla
[bug#49440] [PATCH core-updates]: Compile bdw-gc with support for disclaim procedures
Wed, 21 Jul 2021 16:30:18 +0200
Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/27.2 (gnu/linux)
Maxime Devos <firstname.lastname@example.org> skribis:
> Disclaim procedures do not seem to be used in the wild,
> but seem useful for implementing ephemerons in Guile
> (to be investigated), hence this patch.
> Guile seems to start building fine when using a bdw-gc packave
> with "--enable-disclaim" added (I'm using (package (inherit ...) ...),
> but that was on master. I'll verify on core-updates, but building
> things will take some time.
I have a slight preference for delaying ‘--enable-disclaim’ until we
have software that actually needs it.