VARIANT=DEBUG was Re: Conditional debug code

Joel Sherrill joel.sherrill at
Wed Dec 10 18:59:10 UTC 2003

Charles Steaderman wrote:

> Does the base RTEMS build procedure set a compilation define when I do a 
> build with VARIANT=DEBUG? I would like to conditionally compile code 
> with #ifdef DEBUG ... #endif (or something like that). I know that I can 
> update mybsp.cfg but if the base build procedure sets a define already I 
> would like to use the built-in define.

Ralf has been working to get rid of the concept of build variants and
follow the GNU conventions.  I will have to leave it to him to tell
us all the GNUitically correct way to do it now. :)

> - Charlie

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