[haiku-development] Re: flag resource issue

  • From: Alex Wilson <yourpalal2@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: haiku-development@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Wed, 4 May 2011 12:03:06 -0600

On Wed, May 4, 2011 at 11:53 AM, Humdinger <humdingerb@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hi François!
>
> François Revol, Wed, 4 May 2011 11:01:16 +0200:
>> There seems to be an issue with the new flag resources (at least I
>> think it's due to this):
>>
>> ResComp1 /Volumes/Data/devel/haiku/trunk/generated-x86-
>> gcc4/objects/haiku/x86/common/kits/locale/CountryFlags.rsrc
>> <stdin>:1:3: error: invalid preprocessing directive #Flag
>> <stdin>:16:3: error: invalid preprocessing directive #Flag
>> <stdin>:25:3: error: invalid preprocessing directive #Flag
>>
>> Forcing a rebuild of rc doesn't seem to be enough to fix this.
>>
>> It doesn't stop the build though, why doesn't rc return an error in
>> this case ?
>
> Can't answer your question. Wasn't even aware of a CountryFlags.rsrc...
>
> I was under the (false?) impression rdef files allowed hash-marked
> comments. I could remove those from CountryFlags.rdef, but they sure
> are handy when looking for a country name when you're not sure about
> its code...
>

According to src/bin/rc/docs/grammar.html you should be able to use
single-line (// ...) or stream (/* ... */) C-style comments in rdef
files.

--Alex

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