Subject: Re: VFP/soft-float indicators in object files
To: Jason R Thorpe <email@example.com>
From: Richard Earnshaw <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 11/21/2002 15:59:08
> This also has the unfortunate side-effect of generating incorrect code
> at the assembler level -- mostly because our assembler was missing support
> for VFP floating point.
It would only affect a .double directive. And fortunately, gcc never uses
> Any thoughts/comments?
It's unfortunate, but it's probably better to take the hit sooner rather
than later. Particularly as a lot of people tend to avoid '.0' releases
in favour of letting others find the bugs for them :-)