Broken loader in STABLE

Tony Maher anthony.maher at
Thu Sep 7 17:16:10 PDT 2006

Adam Retter wrote:
> On Fri, 2006-09-08 at 08:48 +1000, Tony Maher wrote:
>>Do you have any compile options in /etc/make.conf?
>>These can affect loader.
> Yes, these are set in make.conf, but I have always had these set and
> there have been no problems in the past...
> # Compile for Pentium 4 CPU
> # Compiler optimisation flags
> CFLAGS= -O2 -pipe -funroll-loops -ffast-math
> # Compiler optimisation flags for the Kernel
> COPTFLAGS= -O2 -pipe -funroll-loops -ffast-math

>From private email from someone else with same problem (they had
-funroll-loops in make.conf),

  "optimizations are bad for the loader"... but it still works fine for me
   using -O -pipe.


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