Re: another compile problem, gnome-core

Tom Tromey <> writes:
> Jarl> Trying to compile gnome-core i get this error:
> Jarl> In file included from /usr/local/include/mico/naming.h:13,
> Jarl>                  from
> Jarl> /usr/local/include/mico/throw.h:35: warning: `catch', `throw', and `try' are all C++ reserved words
> Jarl> /usr/local/include/mico/throw.h:35: exception handling disabled, use -fhandle-exceptions to enable.
> I get this error too.  The error basically occurs because
> panel/ no longer sets `CXX = mico-c++'.

Whoops.  My mistake.
> There's no ChangeLog entry for this change, but the miracle that is
> "cvs annotate" tracked it down to this change:
>     revision 1.85
>     date: 1998/06/30 19:15:06;  author: harinath;  state: Exp;  lines: +2 -3
>     * ( Don't sed in INTLLIBS.
>     * (APPLETS_LIBS): Remove @INTLLIBS@.
>     INTLLIBS is is a build only variable.
> Hari, can you tell me why this change was made?  Likewise, why was the
> CXXFLAGS definition commented out?

INTLLIBS can have the values `../intl/libintl.a' if gnome-core is built
with --with-included-gettext.  Not a meaningful value in a different
build tree.

The commented out CXX was due to my not doing a `cvs diff' before
checking in.  I'll revert this.

- Hari
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