visudo enhancement to edit-syntax-check arbitrary files
Todd C. Miller
Todd.Miller at courtesan.com
Fri Dec 14 16:09:23 EST 2001
In message <15386.26851.715335.618702 at hprwp.fc.hp.com>
so spake Bob Proulx (rwp):
> The configure script is generated by autoconf and it is true of all
> autoconf generated configured scripts that the default is -g which
> follows GNU Project guidelines. However you can easily provide any
> particular combination of compiler flags that you prefer.
Right. The default for gcc is "-O2 -g" and "-g" for other compilers
since configure has no way of knowing how safe the various optimization
flags are on any particular compiler. Furthermore, some compilers
use +On for optimization.
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