Need for new compiler directives to supress warnings
Sat Jul 26 13:20:10 CEST 2003
This could pretty easily be added.
Although I would suggest a single declaration type
for all such "pragmas":
----- Original Message -----
From: "Per Bergqvist" <per@REDACTED>
Sent: Saturday, July 26, 2003 7:56 AM
Subject: Need for new compiler directives to supress warnings
> I think support of some directive to supress specific warnings
> should be added to the compiler/lint in future versions.
> The two most obvious things I would like to see is:
> 1) supression of warning definition of bif.
> this warning is, i guess, the result of the uncertainty of scope
> rules in the dark ages.
> i would like to be able to:
> 2) supression of warning on use of obsolete functions.
> In some case use of obsolete is absolutely necessary
> like the use of hash for backward compatibility reasons.
> could be something like:
> -use_obsolete(erlang, [hash/2]).
> Comments ?
> Per Bergqvist
> Synapse Systems AB
> Phone: +46 709 686 685
> Email: per@REDACTED
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