Subject: Re: I want to rid ugly float load/stores used only for data movement
To: David Edelsohn <>
From: M L Riechers <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 02/22/2003 18:38:02
> >>>>> M L Riechers writes:
> MLR> Would anyone point me in the correct direction?
>         Your intent cannot be implemented safely in GCC.  If GCC knows it
> has FPRs and FPRs hold 64-bit values (which they must), it will use them
> for 64-bit moves.  Cannot be avoided safely.
> David


Sounds like you've been wrestling a greased pig on a greased pole, son.