Subject: Re: Trying to fix -current amd64 kernel compilation failures
To: Brett Lymn <>
From: Nicolas Joly <>
List: current-users
Date: 06/01/2005 20:38:32
On Thu, Jun 02, 2005 at 12:11:37AM +0930, Brett Lymn wrote:
> On Wed, Jun 01, 2005 at 01:54:54PM +0200, Nicolas Joly wrote:
> > 
> > While trying to upgrade my -current amd64 workstation, i just got hit
> > by the recent shadow/cast compilation flags change.
> All those have been fixed and the changes committed (I also was bitten
> by this :).  Try updating your source again and rebuild, hopefully it
> should be ok.

Done, thanks.

In the mean time i got another one :

#   compile  LANFEUST/db_interface.o
/local/src/NetBSD/tool/amd64/bin/x86_64--netbsd-gcc -mcmodel=kernel -mno-red-zone -ffreestanding -g -O2 -fno-omit-frame-pointer -Werror -Wall -Wno-main -Wno-format-zero-length -Wpointer-arith -Wmissing-prototypes -Wstrict-prototypes -Wreturn-type -Wswitch -Wshadow -Wcast-qual -Wwrite-strings -Wno-sign-compare -fno-zero-initialized-in-bss -Damd64 -Dx86_64 -I. -I/local/src/NetBSD/src/sys/arch -I/local/src/NetBSD/src/sys -nostdinc -DLKM -DDIAGNOSTIC -DMAXUSERS=32 -D_KERNEL -D_KERNEL_OPT -I/local/src/NetBSD/src/sys/dist/ipf -c /local/src/NetBSD/src/sys/arch/amd64/amd64/db_interface.c
/local/src/NetBSD/src/sys/arch/amd64/amd64/db_interface.c:76: warning: initialization from incompatible pointer type

I noticed it on my multi-processors machines with DDB enabled (both
i386 and amd64).

Nicolas Joly

Biological Software and Databanks.
Institut Pasteur, Paris.