Subject: Re: Error: no such 386 instruction: `fxsave'
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Mike Saunders <email@example.com>
Date: 10/29/2001 18:06:38
I found that just after I sent the email. *doh* Thanks for the
help. I'm fixing the problem as I write this.
On Tue, 30 Oct 2001, Lubomir Sedlacik wrote:
> Date: Tue, 30 Oct 2001 01:01:36 +0100
> From: Lubomir Sedlacik <salo@Xtrmntr.org>
> To: Mike Saunders <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Cc: email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: Re: Error: no such 386 instruction: `fxsave'
> On Mon, Oct 29, 2001 at 05:55:04PM -0600, Mike Saunders wrote:
> > schizo# make
> > cc -O2 -Werror -Wall -Wmissing-prototypes -Wstrict-prototypes
> > -Wpointer-arith -Wno-uninitialized -Wno-main -I. -I../../../../arch
> > -I../../../.. -nostdinc -DCRYPTO_MD_DES_ENC -DCRYPTO_MD_BF_ENC -DLKM
> > -DMAXUSERS=32 -D_KERNEL -D_KERNEL_OPT -Di386 -c
> > ../../../../arch/i386/isa/npx.c
> > /tmp/ccmq7D7T.s: Assembler messages:
> > /tmp/ccmq7D7T.s:314: Error: no such 386 instruction: `fxsave'
> > /tmp/ccmq7D7T.s:410: Error: no such 386 instruction: `fxsave'
> > /tmp/ccmq7D7T.s:450: Error: no such 386 instruction: `fxrstor'
> > /tmp/ccmq7D7T.s:486: Error: no such 386 instruction: `fxsave'
> > /tmp/ccmq7D7T.s:571: Error: no such 386 instruction: `fxsave'
> > *** Error code 1
> > Can anybody give me an idea as to what may be going on
> > here? Sorry if this has been answered already. I'm new to the list and
> > I'm still searching the archives.
> you do not need to go so far, just look into src/UPDATING:
> (i386 only): i386 kernel now uses new instructions like fxsave which
> old gas doesn't understand. To build the kernel successfuly, you
> need to build and install new gas (gnu/usr.bin/gas.new).
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