syscall register clobber list

Franz Sirl Franz.Sirl-ppc at
Thu Oct 24 18:01:21 EST 2002

At 00:24 24.10.2002, Ed Swarthout wrote:

>asm-ppc/unistd.h is sloppy with the register clobber list for some of
>the _syscallX macros.  gcc with this fix:
>will issue a bunch of error messages like this:
>   include/asm/unistd.h:439: error:
>   asm-specifier for variable `__sc_4' conflicts with asm clobber list

I'm currently testing a more comprehensive patch, which I will submit soon
(see the stuff in current glibc cvs to get a glimpse).

Out of interest, what are you building that needs these macros?


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