On Thu, 12 Oct 2000 04:04:44 +0200, Ralf Baechle wrote:
> On Thu, Oct 12, 2000 at 12:24:21AM +0200, Florian Lohoff wrote:
> > We are trying :) I am currently basing all my Debian-mips(el) things
> > on glibc 2.0.6. It is the only stable solution right now. I am experimenting
> > with the glibc 2.1.94-3 debian source package which i managed to get
> > compiled with unmodified cvs binutils and gcc + the gcse patch.
> > Ralf reported bugs in the ld where he send me a patch. With that patch
> > i get a "Bus Error" from the ld.so within the glibc build.
> There patch is ok; you get those bus errors because there are bugs in
> both ld and binutils that in most cases compensate each other. If you
> fix only one of them you get all sorts of funnies ...
I just tried to build glibc-2.2 (CVS-2000-12-28) for debian-mips and
it still has the "Bus Error" problem. We are currently using binutils
18.104.22.168.2 and gcc 2.95.2 + CVS from 2.95 branch.
Can you please post both patches, so that we can verify which one is
missing in our build.
> Even with the fixes ld is not yet perfect - for example emacs and X still
The gcc/binutils combination seams to work correctly as far as I can
see. I managed to compile xfree 4.0.2 linked agains 2.1.95-1.1. What
problems did you have with X?