Matthew Locke mlocke at
Tue Apr 3 04:29:04 EST 2001

Magnus Damm wrote:
> Hi all,
> Anyone tried glibc-2.2.2?

yep.  we found it crashes in the dynamic loader on a cache instruction
during a memset for loading the second dynamic library. since libc is
always the first library loaded any application that only uses libc
works. any app that uses more than libc, seg faults.

> It cross-compiles cleanly, but acts wierd on my mpc8xx target.
> I've browsed through my old 2.1.3 patches for the cacheline-
> size and I'm not sure if everything is ok with 2.2.2...

we are working it as I type.   my guess is the cacheline patches didn't
make it.

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