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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] kbuild: Add extra gcc checks
    On Sun, 20 Feb 2011, Borislav Petkov wrote:

    > Add a 'W=1' Makefile switch which adds additional checking per build
    > object.
    >
    > The idea behind this option is targeted at developers who, in the
    > process of writing their code, want to do the occasional
    >
    > make W=1 [target.o]
    >
    > and let gcc do more extensive code checking for them. Then, they
    > could eyeball the output for valid gcc warnings about various
    > bugs/discrepancies which are not reported during the normal build
    > process.
    >

    I like this. I often modify the Makefile to add something similar to this
    for my local builds. This will save me having to do that in the future.

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