[Gc] Re: Boehm update in GCC

Andrew Haley aph at redhat.com
Mon Apr 11 00:28:06 PDT 2011


On 10/04/11 18:47, Ivan Maidanski wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> I've reviewed the patches from gcc/boem-gc. The following ones I'm unable to process (and some at GCC side should have a look at, may be the original patch authors could adopt their ones for GC v7+):
> bgc-167681 - darwin-specific (probably this one no longer needed for v7+);
> bgc-171516 - testsuite-specific;
> bgc-144045 bgc-150269 bgc-151013 bgc-151627 bgc-166028 - scripts-specific ones;
> bgc-114869, bgc-124081 - specific to thread suspension.
> 
> The rest ones are either already applied or obsolete.
> 
> The open question is whether it will be possible to use completely
> unmodified BDWGC in GCC (to simplify further updates). Of course, it
> will require modification of boehm.cc in GCJ.

I'll do that, but can you give me any idea what sort of changes are needed?

Andrew.


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