amd64/164425: stat function doesn't 32bit mode on amd64
jhb at freebsd.org
Wed Jan 25 16:30:08 UTC 2012
The following reply was made to PR kern/164425; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: John Baldwin <jhb at freebsd.org>
To: "Christian Jullien" <eligis at orange.fr>
Cc: freebsd-amd64 at freebsd.org,
"'C. Jullien'" <jullien at eligis.com>,
freebsd-gnats-submit at freebsd.org
Subject: Re: amd64/164425: stat function doesn't 32bit mode on amd64
Date: Wed, 25 Jan 2012 11:20:10 -0500
On Wednesday, January 25, 2012 10:40:09 am Christian Jullien wrote:
> Thanks for the reply.
> In that case, you must admit it is strange that gcc on FreeBSD amd64 has
> a-m32 support which does not work!
> I see two options that work equally well for me:
> - remove -m32 option on gcc amd64, distro will reduce
> - add /usr/include32 which gcc will use instead of /usr/include in case -m32
> is passed (or something similar)
> NetBSD requires a 32bit OS version to compile and use 32bit programs. At
> least it is clear.
There are several various WIP's to fix -m32 (and probably several existing bug
reports, just do a search for 'freebsd "-m32"' and look at the first batch of
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