coreutils uname-2 patch
robert at linuxfromscratch.org
Sat Oct 30 06:05:17 PDT 2004
This might belong on bugzilla...
In chapter 6 when compiling coreutils-5.2.1 with coreutils-5.2.1-uname-2.patch
with -fPIC I get this:
uname.c: In function `main':
uname.c:364: warning: initialization discards qualifiers from pointer target
uname.c: In function `has_sse':
uname.c:416: error: can't find a register in class `BREG' while reloading
make: *** [uname.o] Error 1
'has_sse' is a new function added by the uname-2 patch. The uname-1 patch in
LFS-5.1.1 compiles fine. The uname-1 patch was originally from coreutils-5.0,
the uname-2 patch is new from Zack Winkles. You should be able to reproduce
this with CFLAGS="-fPIC", I was using -fPIC out of gcc specs.
Perhaps lfs-hackers people could comment if this would be a factor in using
uname-1 in unstable in the future?
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