[Gc] mips support broken in gc-7.x

Christian Thalinger twisti at complang.tuwien.ac.at
Mon Jun 2 00:12:26 PDT 2008

[Resending this one.]

On Thu, 2008-05-29 at 18:58 +0100, Thiemo Seufer wrote:
> I'm not sure what the problem is you see, but Debian has a seperately
> packaged libatomic-ops which carries patches for mips, m68k, powerpc
> and x86 PIC code. Maybe all of those are still not integrated upstream?

Seems so.

> I attach the potentially relevant parts of the Debian patchset to this
> mail.

I applied the MIPS patch to the current CVS, cross-compiled it and ran
it on a Debian Etch box, getting:

$ ./gctest 
Getcontext failed: Use another register retrieval method?

Any idea?  Am I missing a patch?

- twisti

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