Subject: Re: optimizer bug?
To: Frederick Bruckman <>
From: Michael Graff <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/06/1999 11:51:09
Frederick Bruckman <> writes:

> For mac68k, I tried that first, but it didn't help. On that platform,
> the problem is limited to the one algorithm in bn_div.c. It works fine
> with the alternate code ifdef'd in. Where does it die on x86 with -O3?

Somewhere in the modular multiplication, I think.  I don't remember
exactly, but the "quick" fix was to compile with -O.  The symptom was
that "genrsa" was hanging.