Austin Seipp austin
Tue Oct 8 13:27:15 UTC 2013

Ah yes, multiline comments are a tricky one and we set -Werror only on
validate builds, so this would have only shown up then (it's easy for
warnings to slip by when compiling the RTS since it's relatively

The fix looks fine to me - thank you Simon!

On Tue, Oct 8, 2013 at 8:04 AM, Simon Peyton-Jones
<simonpj at> wrote:
> I'm getting the error below.  I'm fixing it by changing the backslash to a vertical bar. It's in a comment so I guess that's the right thing to do?
> Dunno how anyone else's builds work!
> Simon
> rts/sm/Storage.c: In function 'allocate':
> rts/sm/Storage.c:725:13:
>      error: multi-line comment [-Werror=comment]
> cc1: all warnings being treated as errors
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