[Gc] Re: Patch ping (boehm-gc)

Tom Tromey tromey at redhat.com
Fri Jul 17 11:20:43 PDT 2009


>>>>> "Michael" == Michael Meissner <meissner at linux.vnet.ibm.com> writes:

Michael> This patch is needed so powerpc can build java once again.
Michael> http://gcc.gnu.org/ml/gcc-patches/2009-06/msg01094.html

I'm sorry about the long delay on this.

Michael> The first patch uses the new test and set builtins if it is
Michael> compiled with 4.4 or newer, and fixes up the asm code if it is
Michael> compiled with an earlier compiler.

I've CC'ed the GC list for review.  I think I gave you the wrong address
last time, sorry about that :-(

If you don't hear anything in a week, go ahead and check in the version
that preserves compatibility with older GCCs.  Thanks.

Tom


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