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Re: CVS commit: src/sys/dev/sbus
> On Fri, Mar 27, 2009 at 12:25:41PM +0000, Izumi Tsutsui wrote:
> > Log Message:
> > Use bus_space(9) to access registers. SETREG() macro using bogus casts
> > against packed structures doesn't work on gcc4. (no character on screen)
> > See also:
> > http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/port-sparc/2003/11/11/0002.html
> It has been a long time, but from what I remember SETREG() was an invention
> of mine to work around either a compiler or code bug. Maybe bus_space does
> the same.
I'm not sure if it's a compiler bug or not, but SETREG() doesn't work
on gcc4 while it's confirmed working on gcc3.
(as the noted in the above mail, it looks generating byte access code)
Removing __packed might also help, but bus_space(9) just works
and it's a right way to go, I think.
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