[Gc] Patches applied in gcc

Dmitrijs Ledkovs dmitrij.ledkov at ubuntu.com
Tue Jul 20 12:15:17 PDT 2010


2010/7/20 Ivan Maidanski <ivmai at mail.ru>:
> Hi, Dmitrijs!
>
> It's good that you are trying to upgrade gcc/boehmgc to v7.2.
>
> I did the same comparison some time ago and didn't find anything significant to add to bdwgc except for suspend/resume, probably. See: http://article.gmane.org/gmane.comp.programming.garbage-collection.boehmgc/2989
>

Very interesting. Thanks for the link =) didn't saw this one.


> As for the patches below, they are not needed for bdwgc.
>

Good. I was suspecting that but wasn't entirely sure, since it is
first time diving into gc for me.

Spasibo ;-)

> Regards.
>
> Mon, 19 Jul 2010 17:28:36 +0100 Dmitrijs Ledkovs <dmitrij.ledkov at ubuntu.com>:
>
>> I'm trying to update gcc's copy of boehm-gc to latest cvs. I have
>> imported boehm-gc into git, imported additionally all previous
>> tarballs of pre-cvs time, and i have created a git filter branch of
>> gcc's version as well and used graft point to stick the whole history
>> together.
>>
>> This resulted in gcc branch to have 73 commits on top of 6.6 release.
>>
>> After further investigation this resulted in 3 tiny and 3 semi-big
>> patches which are not present in boehm cvs (ignoring all configure and
>> makefiles (ps for now)).
>>
>> I'm sending three small-ones here and I will send the 3 semi-big separately.
>>
>> patch-1-warning.diff
>>    http://gcc.gnu.org/viewcvs?view=revision&revision=154771
>>
>> patch-2-solaris.diff
>>    http://gcc.gnu.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=29068
>>    http://gcc.gnu.org/viewcvs?view=revision&revision=116948
>>
>> path-3-arm.diff
>>    http://gcc.gnu.org/viewcvs?view=revision&revision=155198
>>
>> It appears to me that these patches have not been applied to gc cvs.
>> Please carefully check this patches and if it still makes sense to
>> apply them to cvs please do =) you might require to adjust these
>> patches cause these are diffs from gcc tree.
>>
>
>



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