Gentoo Archives: gentoo-releng

From: Luca Barbato <lu_zero@g.o>
To: gentoo-releng@l.g.o
Cc: Kumba <kumba@g.o>, Gentoo-Base-System <base-system@g.o>, ppc@g.o, alpha@g.o, lanius@g.o, ia64@g.o, sparc@g.o, mips@g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-releng] Re: binutils-
Date: Sun, 18 Jan 2004 16:45:42
In Reply to: [gentoo-releng] Re: binutils- by Martin Schlemmer
Martin Schlemmer wrote:

> > Also, any definate reasons on the PPC lag in gcc versions? They do not > even have 3.3.x in testing .... >
Simply every gcc version past 3.2 has serious flaws in the altivec code generation. At best it miscompiles ad worst it segfaults. lu -- Luca Barbato Developer Gentoo Linux -- gentoo-releng@g.o mailing list