Re: floating stacks?
At 17 Feb 2003 12:08:33 +0100,
Johannes Berg wrote:
> On Mon, 2003-02-17 at 12:07, GOTO Masanori wrote:
> > Is your architecure i386? AFAIK, on i386 FLOATING_STACKS is defined.
> > We don't change such part of upstream glibc. Or do I misunderstand
> > something?
> Yes, it is, sorry for not noting that before-hand.
> >From what I read on the newsgroup/mailing list archives, it is not
> enabled by default, because the implementation conflicts with something
> in 486 or so.
> I'm not sure though, but I guess then it would boil down to the fact
> that debian has no i686 architecture.
> See here for more info:
Yes, we are currently dropping i686 support. This issue is i686 -opt
We're concentrating to fix and stabilize the various problem with
glibc 2.3.1. We plan to provide i686 opt package, or new libc6
package which owns i686 optimized libraries.