Subject: Re: [ PowerPC SVR4 ABI compliance fix]
To: None <>
From: Andrew Cagney <>
List: port-powerpc
Date: 11/28/2001 16:01:51
(No I am not the PPC gcc maintainer.  I'm not even the PPC GDB 
maintainer :-)
> Maintainers of PowerPC Linux, NetBS
D, and FreeBSD should consider
> whether and when they can cope with an ABI change, and remove the
> override from their header files when appropriate.

Remember NetBSD/PPC also has the mess to do with how .fini and .start 
(?) sections are built that needs merging in - FSF GCC can't use 
released versions of NetBSD's /usr/lib/*.o files because they are broken.

That makes two things that need fixing.