Subject: Re: pkg/33181: www/firefox fails to build on -current/amd64
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Shin'ichiro TAYA <email@example.com>
Date: 04/10/2006 00:58:23
> On Sun, Apr 02, 2006 at 12:45:01PM +0000, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> > Firefox fails to build, failing with a linker error. See
> > http://bigbird.dohd.org:3021/NetBSD/pkgstat/20060325.0310/www/firefox/.broken.html
> This is a problem of the inline assembly, which depends on a text
> relocation. This is not supported by the newer binutils anymore. The
> problem is that I don't have enough knowledge of the amd64 calling
> convention to fix it myself. The call has to use the correct GOT
> addressing, when __PIC__ is defined.
Using same xpcom code as Linux using, firefox works on current amd64.
I don't known about 3.0.
Does anybody using 3.0 confirm this ?