Re: [PATCH 1/3] uml: use -mcmodel=kernel for x86_64

From: Paolo Giarrusso
Date: Tue Aug 08 2006 - 06:44:44 EST

Jeff Dike <jdike@xxxxxxxxxxx> ha scritto:

> On Sun, Aug 06, 2006 at 05:47:00PM +0200, Paolo 'Blaisorblade'
> Giarrusso wrote:
> > +_extra_flags_ = -fno-builtin -m64 -mcmodel=kernel

> What exactly does this do
go to "man gcc" and search mcmodel for the answer to this one.
And x86_64 uses it too, so this patch should go for 2.6.18.

>, and can you remember why you think it's
> needed?

Ok, here's my answer to the original bugreport, which is a complete
explaination - sorry for not providing the link, I have very little
time for UML this summer.


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