firefox3 from ports?
naddy at mips.inka.de
Thu Aug 28 14:36:48 UTC 2008
Anton Shterenlikht <mexas at bristol.ac.uk> wrote:
> Has anybody built firefox3 from ports on amd64?
> Any particular problems encountered?
No, I use it daily.
> warning: cast from ... to ... increases
> required alignment of target type
No such warnings on amd64. I think they only show up on architectures
that require strict alignment, and amd64 doesn't.
FWIW, building firefox on OpenBSD/alpha and /sparc64 produces lots
of these warnings, but after all the pointer casting games are done,
the actual accesses still come out properly aligned and firefox
Christian "naddy" Weisgerber naddy at mips.inka.de
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