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From: Marc Giger <gigerstyle@×××.ch>
To: Aron Griffis <agriffis@g.o>
Cc: gentoo-alpha@g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-alpha] Re: Problem with bootstrap today (10/29/03 14:00)
Date: Fri, 31 Oct 2003 20:57:56
In Reply to: [gentoo-alpha] Re: Problem with bootstrap today (10/29/03 14:00) by Aron Griffis
> > Assembler messages: > > linuxthreads/sysdeps/unix/sysv/linux/alpha/vfork.S: 63: Error: > > can't resolve > > '0' {.text section} - 'L0' {.text section} > > ... > > sys-libs/glibc-2.3.2-r1 failed. > > The problem here is that you're using a newer version of gcc than > expected. (Not that this is your fault; it's probably a problem in > or in KEYWORDS). The versions of glibc in the portage > tree have some bad assembly which compiles with the older gcc but not > wiht the newer gcc. > > Originally I "fixed" this problem by demoting the stable version of > glibc on alpha. This was a bad idea, though, because it broke lots of > existing installations when glibc downgraded. > > The alternative fix was to restrict the version of gcc. This is a > safer fix. In reality we're just waiting for the most recent glibc > fixes to hit the portage tree since they solve the assembly problems.
I have found a fix for that... On my machine I have installed gcc 3.3.2 and glibc 2.3.2-r7 with the little patch. Attached the patches for glibc-2.3.2-r7. But I don't remember exactly if both of them are needed. greets Marc


File name MIME type
crti-alpha.patch text/x-diff
pwrite.diff text/x-diff