stdcxx-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From "Farid Zaripov" <>
Subject RE: [PATCH] fix for STDCXX-507
Date Fri, 03 Aug 2007 11:31:44 GMT
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Martin Sebor [] 
> Sent: Friday, August 03, 2007 12:30 AM
> To:
> Subject: Re: [PATCH] fix for STDCXX-507
> A few questions:
> 1. Where does the script come from and are there any licensing
>     restrictions on incorporating it into stdcxx?
  I don't think so. I get it by link on page
I found that this script included into mingw in

> 2. Is the script necessary? I.e., is there a simpler solution,
>     such as conditionally changing the source code for CygWin
>     and making the problematic constants non-const?
  Yes, but how to find this constants?

> 3. If the answer to (2) is yes, shouldn't the script be used
>     only for gcc prior to 3.4? From the thread you referenced
>     in the patch it sounded like the starting with 3.4 gcc
>     handles this case correctly. Or have I misunderstood?

  I have gcc 3.4.4 here and problem still exist. And I think it's is
to detect which constants should be located in .data section by compiler
because the compiler don't knows will be the library linked statically
or dynamicaly.


View raw message