On Mon, Aug 17, 2009 at 09:36:02AM -0500, Mark Linimon wrote: > On Mon, Aug 17, 2009 at 02:57:52PM +0100, Anton Shterenlikht wrote: > > Ports lang/gcc43, 44 and 45 fail to build on 8.0-beta2 ia64: > > http://gcc.gnu.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=40959 > > > > I know they build fine on 6.4-stable alpha, but what about sparc64? > > amd64? mips? > > You can check things like this using the Ports Monitoring tool: > http://portsmon.freebsd.org/portoverview.py?category=lang&portname=gcc4&wildcard=yes > > According to that, for 8.0: > > - gcc4* are set to "not for ia64". From a commit log for gcc43/Makefile: > > Add ia64 to NOT_FOR_ARCHS. This has been broken for ages, it is not clear > whether it is our kernel/userland, the hardware, or something else at > fault > and nobody on our side nor upstream seems to have any interest.
yes, I understand.. Unfortunately a FBSD system without gcc4x is of little use to me, because I need fortran OMP compiler, and many other ports which depend on gcc4x. I wonder if they work under ia64 linux? > amd64, i386, and sparc64. Although we have some ia64 machines, the last > time I tried to upgrade them I had trouble. We do not yet have any arm, I volunteer to build gcc4x ports on my rx2600 SMP ia64 current. > mips, or powerpc machines. Our alphas have been deinstalled (sorry), > after the alpha src code had fallen too far behind the main 3 archs, and > no one was keeping it up. yes, I gave up on alpha because of this. > Unless a developer with specific interest in ia64 steps up to help, > you may be out of luck. Sorry. well.. unfortunately I've no relevant skills to offer, only testing. -- Anton Shterenlikht Room 2.6, Queen's Building Mech Eng Dept Bristol University University Walk, Bristol BS8 1TR, UK Tel: +44 (0)117 928 8233 Fax: +44 (0)117 929 4423 _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"