Subject: 1.3_ALPHA libm/compiler bug [Was: PERL and NetBSD 1.3_ALPHA]
To: Jonathan Stone <>
From: Giles Lean <>
List: current-users
Date: 11/11/1997 21:47:40
On Mon, 10 Nov 1997 17:48:36 -0800  Jonathan Stone wrote:

> The most direct test of this hypothesis is to find a really fast
> system, install an old NetBSD 1.2F or 1.2G `comp' distribution set,
> and then rebuild more and more of your perl binary with it: first perl
> itself, then libm

Perl is now out of the picture; there is definitely something not
right with  (See my previous post.)

It would be interesting if someone had a 1.2F or 1.2G system and
could provide me:

	- the from the 1.2{F,G} build
	- a built on 1.2{F,G} from -current sources