GLIBC Compile Problem

Colin Campbell cc at
Sun Jun 25 07:02:54 PDT 2000

On Sun, Jun 25, 2000 at 09:09:35AM +0100, Ian Chilton wrote:
> I posted yesturday about a problem I was having with Glibc. Let me give more
> details now.
> I am using LFS Book 2.3.5b, Glibc 2.1.3, with kernel 2.2.16 and PGCC 2.95.2
> (GCC 2.95.2 with the Pentium Patch).
> common/db_appinit.c: In function `__db_appname':
> common/db_appinit.c:479: fixed or forbidden register 0 (ax) was spilled for
> class AREG.
> common/db_appinit.c:479: This may be due to a compiler bug or to impossible
> asm

I'd try it using a gcc without the pgcc patch applied (works for me) The error
is of the kind sometimes generated when compiler and source disagree on how to
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