Re: gcc-2.8.0 miscompiles kernel (Was: gcc-2.8 out...)

Frank Sweetser (rasmusin@WPI.EDU)
Sat, 17 Jan 1998 23:09:21 -0500

==> Regarding Re: gcc-2.8.0 miscompiles kernel (Was: gcc-2.8 out...); Bernd Nottelmann <nottelm@PTP283.UNI-MUENSTER.DE> adds:

nottelm> Scott Lampert wrote: [...]

>> I can't seem to get the kernel to compile with egcs 1.0 or 1.0.1. I get
>> kernel panics on boot right after the NCR53C8xx driver and before the
>> DE4X5 driver (both compiled into the kernel). I haven't had time to
>> copy all the panic info by hand (I don't know of any way to print the
>> screen on a boot panic) so I can't really give more information. In
>> case it's important, I compiled egcs with gcc- from redhat 5.0.
>> I haven't tried it with a pre-built egcs binary yet. -Scott

nottelm> Same here with the AIC7XXX and the DE4X5 driver. It occured whenI
nottelm> compiled the kernel with gcc-2.8.0, egcs-1.0 and 1.0.1. compiled
nottelm> with works fine. (System: PPro, binutils-

Hrm... similar results - no scsi, but I am using the DE4X5 driver... have
to write down the oops next time... egcs 1.0, 1.0.1

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