[LinuxBIOS] selection of compression algorithm

Carl-Daniel Hailfinger c-d.hailfinger.devel.2006 at gmx.net
Wed May 24 15:19:47 CEST 2006

Stefan Reinauer wrote:
> * Carl-Daniel Hailfinger <c-d.hailfinger.devel.2006 at gmx.net> [060524 02:06]:
>> Stefan Reinauer wrote:
>>> * Carl-Daniel Hailfinger <c-d.hailfinger.devel.2006 at gmx.net> [060523 20:09]:
>>>> Ronald G Minnich wrote:
>>>>> Carl-Daniel Hailfinger wrote:
>>>>>> I have no platform on which LinuxBIOS runs on, but it caused no
>>>>>> regression
>>>>>> in abuild. (But a lot of targets do not seem to compile at all, even
>>>>>> without
>>>>>> my patch. Does this depend on the gcc version? I have gcc 3.3.5)
>>>>> don't know, I will try to test your patch via abuild but I don't want to
>>>>> commit until then.
>>>> Yes, it was a gcc bug. gcc 4.1.0 has no problems compiling it.
>>>> I'll continue testing and developing with gcc 4.1.0 from now on.
>>> Can we get it compiling with 3.3.5 as well? What's the bug about?
>>> I'm using 4.1 as a reference compiler at the moment, but lots of people
>>> out there have older compilers I think...
>> LinuxBIOSv2-2310/src/cpu/amd/model_gx2/cpubug.c:199:75: missing terminating ' character
>> LinuxBIOSv2-2310/src/cpu/amd/model_gx2/cpubug.c:205:70: missing terminating ' character
> Indeed weird! This is in the middle of #ifdef 0?


Tom Sylla @ AMD just wrote off-list:
> You can safely just remove those ticks. They are in comments in an
> if 0'ed section of reference code.


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