On 2018-02-02 18:22:34 +1300, Thomas Munro wrote:
> Is there something broken about my installation? I see simple
> arithmetic expressions apparently compiling and working but I can
> easily find stuff that breaks... so far I think it's anything
> involving string literals:
That definitely should all work. Did you compile with lto and forced it
to internalize all symbols or such?
> postgres=# set jit_above_cost = 0;
> postgres=# select quote_ident('x');
> ERROR: failed to resolve name MakeExpandedObjectReadOnlyInternal
> The clang that was used for bitcode was the system /usr/bin/clang,
> version 4.0. Is it a problem that I used that for compiling the
> bitcode, but LLVM5 for JIT?
No, I did that locally without problems.
> I actually tried CLANG=/usr/local/llvm50/bin/clang but ran into weird
> failures I haven't got to the bottom of at ThinLink time so I couldn't
> get as far as a running system.
So you'd clang 5 level issues rather than with this patchset, do I
> I installed llvm50 from a package. I did need to make a tiny tweak by
> hand: in src/Makefile.global, llvm-config --system-libs had said
> -l/usr/lib/libexecinfo.so which wasn't linking and looks wrong to me
> so I changed it to -lexecinfo, noted that it worked and reported a bug
> upstream: https://bugs.freebsd.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=225621
Yea, that seems outside of my / our hands.