Subject: Re: Serious breakage in latest PowerMac snapshot
To: Charles M. Hannum <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: David Edelsohn <email@example.com>
Date: 03/12/1998 13:35:08
>>>>> Charles M Hannum writes:
Charles> It's conceivable that there's a compiler bug lurking in here. GCC 2.7
Charles> definitely has problems on the PowerPC with 64-bit values, and this
Charles> only seems to happen with NFS, not with other network traffic.
Is there any progress toward using EGCS-1.0 (GCC-2.8) on NetBSD?
At least for the PowerPC port? One really needs EGCS and post-2.8.1 beta
releases of binutils (e.g., H.J. Lu's Linux releases) to get everything
right for non-AIX PowerPC. I don't know if this is causing the specific
problem we are discussing, but it could be causing any number of lingering