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Re: [vox-tech] gcc and quieting warnings
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Re: [vox-tech] gcc and quieting warnings

On Fri 02 Jun 06, 12:27 PM, Bill Kendrick <nbs@sonic.net> said:
> On Fri, Jun 02, 2006 at 11:53:43AM -0400, Peter Jay Salzman wrote:
> > I always use -W -Wall when I compile code.  However, sometimes, I want gcc
> > to ignore certain instances of a warning.  For example, in something like a
> > stub function, or a signal callback, or even an API function that doesn't
> > use all the parameters, like:
> > 
> >    Java_HelloWorld_print( JNIEnv *env, jobject obj )
> <snip>
> It may be sufficient to simply not NAME the variables, e.g.:
>   Java_HelloWorld_print(JNIEnv*, jobject)
>   ...
In the middle of something -- will try later, but if this works, THANKS!!
This would be a neat trick!
> > gcc of course complains about unused parameters.  Of course, I *could*
> > simply not use -W -Wall, but I don't want to NOT use -W -Wall just
> > because I haven't gotten around to finishing a stub function.  Besides,
> > active development is the best time to turn on compiler warnings.
> The other alternative is to actually use the variables, but it's kind of
> klugey.  Like:
>   obj = obj;  /* NUL OP ;) */

Thought of this.  Actually, I think this might be better:

   (void) obj;

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