Subject: Re: Compiling NetBSD with another compiler.
To: Martin Husemann <>
From: Jason Thorpe <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 10/19/2007 12:02:49
On Oct 11, 2007, at 2:23 AM, Martin Husemann wrote:

> On Thu, Oct 11, 2007 at 04:50:48AM -0400, Thor Lancelot Simon wrote:
>> Does this mean that we may not be able to link code generated with,  
>> say,
>> gcc against a libc compiled with pcc?  Or do I misunderstand what  
>> you are
>> saying above?
> AFAICT, pcc and gcc use the same way to implement renames, so this  
> does
> not make the ABIs differ, and mixing object code should work.

And remember ... our renaming macro specifies what the target name  
should be ... it's just how to tell the compiler what the right one  
is.  So they should be compatible anyway.

> Martin

-- thorpej