Subject: Re: sparc64 and gcc3's long width
To: Martin Husemann <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 08/06/2003 21:59:52
On Wed, Aug 06, 2003 at 09:23:52PM +0200, Martin Husemann wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 06, 2003 at 06:21:40PM +0000, john heasley wrote:
> > sparc64/auto-build.h has SIZEOF_LONG as 4 bytes, rather than 8.
> This is a description of the *host* computer building the compiler. If I
> understood Matt Green correctly, this file is going away, but for now we are
> in a dilema: setting this value to 8 makes the compiler build native on
> sparc64 (this is the only change needed, the whole build completes just fine,
> at least without -j). But: this would break cross-builds from (for example)
> i386.
> I have patched it in all my sparc64 local trees for now and ignore the issue
> until Matt comes up with a proper solution ;-}

Maybe all these files could #include a file generated by one of the
src/tools/ configure script ?

Manuel Bouyer <>
     NetBSD: 24 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference