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Re: named illegal instruction on i486

In article <>,
Frank Wille  <> wrote:
>Christos Zoulas wrote:
>>In article <>,
>>Frank Wille  <> wrote:
>>>The disassembly shows that the CPU fails on executing the instruction
>>>"lock cmpxchg...", which is only available for Pentium CPUs and higher.
>>>Any idea what went wrong? Is it a general problem in libc or was named
>>>built for >=Pentium?
>>Looks that way (our assembly files are written for >= pentium). Until
>>that gets fixes, you can turn off NAMED_USE_PTHREADS.
>Ok, I managed to rebuild named with NAMED_USE_PTHREADS=no (actually I
>had to rebuild the whole release). It works now. Thanks!
>Maybe it would be nice to fix the atomic operations in future as there
>are still some embedded 486-class boards, like Soekris, in use. :)

It is fixed in head...


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