Subject: Re: AMD64 to VAX crossbuild fails?
To: Rhialto <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Matt Thomas <email@example.com>
Date: 04/27/2006 09:44:06
On Apr 27, 2006, at 5:04 AM, Rhialto wrote:
> I was just trying to cross-build for VAX from my AMD64 machine
> (with -current from yesterday).
> It failed when it tried to compile something, since there was no gcc
> built (lots of other cross tools did exist).
> It seems this is known, given the message in the middle of the log
> I now see. But wasn't it the case that the VAX uses an older gcc, so
> that one could be built instead?
The problem is that gcc 2.95 has code generation bugs when compiled on
a LP64 platform.