strange warning message when buildint current cvs

Vincent Béron vberon at
Wed Jan 14 15:25:47 CST 2004

Le mer 14/01/2004 à 12:01, Ivan Leo Murray-Smith a écrit :
> With current cvs, I get this strange warning message
> gcc -c -I. -I. -I../../include -I../../include   -D_REENTRANT -fPIC -Wall -pipe
> -mpreferred-stack-boundary=2 -fno-strict-aliasing -gstabs+ -Wpointer-arith  -g
> -O2 -o winetest.exe.spec.o winetest.exe.spec.c
> {standard input}: Assembler messages:
> {standard input}:856275: Warning: .stabs: description field '1a385' too big, try
> a different debug format
> Wine build complete.
> I've tried make distclean and I still get it. I'm using gcc 3.3.1-2mdk, does
> this classify as something that should be fixed?

IIRC, somebody else also reported this and Eric replied saying it didn't
really matter.

Stabs has a size limit for some info, and winetest has more info than
the limit. It doesn't seem to cause some problems though.


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