Subject: Re: problem crosscompiling mipseb-netbsd on alpha
To: Michael L. Hitch <>
From: Simon Burge <simonb@NetBSD.ORG>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 05/25/2000 11:49:11
"Michael L. Hitch" wrote:

> On Wed, 24 May 2000, Antti Kantee wrote:
> > On Wed May 24 2000 at 15:10:28 +0100, David Brownlee wrote:
> > 
> > > 	What happens if you unlimit datasize before compiling?
> > 
> > Well, I'd hope that 130megs be enough, after all the box has only 64mb
> > of memory. But since you had to ask, after allocating more than 200mb
> > the box ran out of swap and died (actually I think that the hard drive
> > is coming apart on that box, but that's a separte issue not related to
> > this)
>   I had just tried to build a pmax kernel on my AlphaPC 164 last night
> (using mipsel-netbsd), and ran into the same problem.  I increased the
> stacklimit to 32M and the datalimit to > 1000M, and it still failed.

FWIW, I just successfully built a pmax kernel on i386 using
mipsel-netbsd.  An 64-bit problem in gcc somewhere?