Jan Kiszka wrote:
> gcc-4.1.3 of kubuntu has problem with proper syscall register
> initialization in rt_task_shadow if TLS is enabled. But it is likely
> that more compiler versions below 4.3 and more configuration variants
> are affected.
> This patch installs a workaround for these gcc versions which places an
> optimization barrier before the register variable setup. This forces gcc
> to actually load the registers.
I have tried the barrier with arm gcc, it does not work. However,
marking the registered clobbered instead of the memory fixes arm gcc 4.3
bug. So, I wonder, would not it make more sense to mark the registers as
clobbered by the barrier instead of memory on x86 too?
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