[Gc] GC 6.6 on Solaris for Intel OK [Solaris for Intel?

Lothar Scholz scholz at scriptolutions.com
Sun May 7 05:32:03 PDT 2006

Hello Hans,

Tuesday, April 11, 2006, 8:06:02 PM, you wrote:

BH> Is that with thread support?

BH> One of my current projects is to get gc7 up on Solaris/SPARC, among
BH> others.  It's not quite done, but I think it's getting close.

BH> I haven't been testing on Solaris/Intel.  But I did manage to greatly
BH> reduce various platform differences in the process.  In particular, the
BH> gc7 Solaris port uses the standard pthread support, not the lwp-based
BH> hack from earlier versions.  And most of the assembly code has
BH> disappeared.  I think so have some of the differences between
BH> Solaris/SPARC and Solaris/Intel.

Any idea when gc7 will be available.

I have some customers who want to use on Solaris/Intel.
I think useage has reached a critical mark.

Best regards,
 Lothar Scholz                mailto:scholz at scriptolutions.com

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