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Re: ada/6160 still fails for 3.1


Michael Matz <matz@kde.org> writes:

>> Your build directory tree must not be inside the source directory
>> tree.  This is not Ada-specific, AFAIK, and it's documented.
>
> Wrong.  srcdir != buildir is supported and forever was, even if
> srcdir==a-prefix(buildir), for instance in the case, that
> buildir==srcdir/obj.

Well, the documentation has not been changed since the last discussion
of this particular problem:

| First, we @strong{highly} recommend that GCC be built into a
| separate directory than the sources which does @strong{not} reside
| within the source tree.  This is how we generally build GCC; building
| where @var{srcdir} == @var{objdir} should still work, but doesn't
| get extensive testing; building where @var{objdir} is a subdirectory
| of @var{srcdir} is unsupported.


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