Re: [PATCH 1/2] Makefile: Fix distcc compilation with x86 macros

From: Logan Gunthorpe
Date: Thu Nov 29 2018 - 11:43:22 EST

On 2018-11-28 6:31 p.m., Nadav Amit wrote:
>> On Nov 28, 2018, at 4:49 PM, Logan Gunthorpe <logang@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> On 2018-11-28 5:38 p.m., Nadav Amit wrote:
>>> So whatâs your take? Would you think this patch is still needed? Should it
>>> only be enabled automatically for distcc and not for distcc-pump?
>> Not sure. The patch will probably slow things down a lot (seeing
>> assembly is always done locally and there are twice as many compile
>> steps) and will create some confusion once it's possible to disable it
>> for the new versions. Maybe hold off and see if anyone else complains?
>> I don't really know how you'd detect whether pump is in use or not and
>> I'm uncertain as to whether any of the auto detection can actually be
>> made to be reliable.
> A silly `$(CC) âversion | grep pump ` test.

Actually I'm not sure that's going to work in all cases. If CC="distcc
gcc", then "$(CC) --version" just looks like "gcc --version"...