On Sat, Apr 04, 1998 at 12:05:54PM +0200, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> people keep asking me about egcs / gcc 2.8.x for Linux/MIPS. Before I
> even attempt to work on that I'd like to know if anybody has attempted
> to use one of these compilers on IRIX or another MIPS operating system.
> Experiences, especially reliability? As I understand the problems people
> have with these compilers on their Linux/i386 machines are only mostly
> caused by the Intel backend?
I use it everyday. I only have problems when trying to compile with
-g. The compilers segfaults from time to time. Apart from that, it
A bad point for linux/mips is that the generated code is n32/64.