[patch] fix _OBJC_Module defined but not used warning

Aldy Hernandez aldyh@redhat.com
Mon Jun 8 10:23:00 GMT 2015

On 06/08/2015 04:03 AM, Iain Sandoe wrote:
> Hi Aldy,
> On 7 Jun 2015, at 12:37, Aldy Hernandez wrote:
>> On 06/07/2015 06:19 AM, Andreas Schwab wrote:
>>> Another fallout:
>>> FAIL: obj-c++.dg/try-catch-5.mm -fgnu-runtime (test for excess errors)
>>> Excess errors:
>>> <built-in>: warning: '_OBJC_Module' defined but not used [-Wunused-variable]
>> check_global_declarations is called for more symbols now.  All the defined but not used errors I've seen in development have been legitimate.  For tests, the tests should be fixed.  For built-ins such as these, does the attached fix the problem?
>> It is up to the objc maintainers, we can either fix this with the attached patch,
> The current patch is OK.


>> or setting DECL_IN_SYSTEM_HEADER.
> This seems a better long-term idea; however, I would prefer to go through all the cases where it would be applicable (including for the NeXT runtime) and apply that change as a coherent patch.  At the moment dealing with the NeXT stuff is a bit hampered by pr66448.

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