On 19 Oct 2014, at 18:34, Matthew Grooms <mgro...@shrew.net> wrote: > As most of you are probably aware, Roger at Citrix R&D has been doing some > incredible work to bring PVH domU/dom0 support to FreeBSD. There has also > been an effort by other Xen developers to get the software to compile using > clang. While most of these attempts appear to be on Linux platforms targeting > arm processors, the FreeBSD version of binutils is quite a bit older. Clang > still can't parse all of the assembly that Xen requires, so unfortunately the > -no-integrated-as option has to be used in several cases.
What kind of assembly is that? And are you using clang 3.4.1 from base? > Which brings me to my question, is there a way to ask clang to use the ports > version of binutils when -no-integrated-as is passed to clang? The version of > 'as' in base fails to compile such as ... > > /tmp/misc-bf1339.s: Assembler messages: > /tmp/misc-bf1339.s:375: Error: unknown pseudo-op: `.cfi_sections' Yes, binutils in base is forever stuck at version 2.17.50, which is ancient by by now. > If /usr/local/bin/as is symlinked to /usr/bin/as, the compile completes but I > assume there is a better way to tell clang where the external as binary is > when -no-integrated-as is invoked. I've googled a bunch but came up empty > handed so far. I thought it would be worth asking here in case someone has > already run across this problem and had more insight. Yes, just pass -B/usr/local/bin on the command line. Note that this will make it search for *all* external tools in /usr/local/bin, e.g. ld will also be run from there. For example: $ clang -v -no-integrated-as -B/usr/local/bin hello-world.c -o hello-world FreeBSD clang version 3.4.1 (tags/RELEASE_34/dot1-final 208032) 20140512 Target: i386-unknown-freebsd11.0 Thread model: posix Selected GCC installation: "/usr/bin/clang" -cc1 -triple i386-unknown-freebsd11.0 -S -disable-free -main-file-name hello-world.c -mrelocation-model static -mdisable-fp-elim -masm-verbose -mconstructor-aliases -target-cpu i486 -v -resource-dir /usr/bin/../lib/clang/3.4.1 -fno-dwarf-directory-asm -fdebug-compilation-dir /share/dim/src/misc -ferror-limit 19 -fmessage-length 297 -mstackrealign -fobjc-runtime=gnustep -fdiagnostics-show-option -fcolor-diagnostics -vectorize-slp -o /home/dim/tmp/hello-world-410124.s -x c hello-world.c clang -cc1 version 3.4.1 based upon LLVM 3.4.1 default target i386-unknown-freebsd11.0 ignoring nonexistent directory "/usr/bin/../lib/clang/3.4.1/include" #include "..." search starts here: #include <...> search starts here: /usr/include/clang/3.4.1 /usr/include End of search list. "/usr/local/bin/as" --32 -o /home/dim/tmp/hello-world-288694.o /home/dim/tmp/hello-world-410124.s "/usr/local/bin/ld" --eh-frame-hdr -dynamic-linker /libexec/ld-elf.so.1 --hash-style=both --enable-new-dtags -m elf_i386_fbsd -o hello-world /usr/lib/crt1.o /usr/lib/crti.o /usr/lib/crtbegin.o -L/usr/lib /home/dim/tmp/hello-world-288694.o -lgcc --as-needed -lgcc_s --no-as-needed -lc -lgcc --as-needed -lgcc_s --no-as-needed /usr/lib/crtend.o /usr/lib/crtn.o -Dimitry _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-current To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-current-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"