Subject: Re: __fixunssfdi.c crud ...
To: Jarle Fredrik Greipsland <>
From: Andrew Cagney <>
List: tech-ports
Date: 10/13/1995 15:23:50
Excerpts from mail: 12-Oct-95 Re: __fixunssfdi.c crud ... Jarle F.
Greipsland@idt. (1056*)

> In article <>, Andrew Cagney
> <> writes:
> [ ... quad arithmetic problem ... ]
> > Is any one aware of other problems similar to this one (before I spend
> > another day chasing a red herring ...).

> See also problem report lib/1005, where I reported a problem with quad
> multiplication.  Unfortunately the comments preceding the program
> example is slightly misleading as they were meant for another version
> of the test program.  It also turns out that this is an architecure
> dependent or maybe an endian-problem, as the test program runs fine on
> an hp300-series machine, but produces the wrong result on my i486.

FYI, The problem I'm looking at isn't endian related.  This was with a
big endian PowerPC (simulated mind you).

Could you please send me your test program and I'll try it out with GCC
2.7.>0.  I'm a little (and should not be) sendpr iliterate (I'll pretend
its because my NetBSD box is not net-connected) ....