Re: eggdrop .so plugins
On Mon, 30 Oct 2000, Timshel Knoll wrote:
> > If the assembly code is not position-independent, you already have a
> > problem here. If it is, then gcc is expected to regenerate the PIC
> > register after the assembly section.
> Last time I checked, it didn't. This seems to be a bug in GCC, and I had
> a number of problems building shared versions of my libparted package,
> as it used a Linux syscall to llseek ... (for before the glibc2.1 64 bit
Hmm, it is a bug in gcc if the register was correctly listed in the
clobber list or the asm statement was volatile (either explicitly or
implicitly by specifying a parameter list that suggests this asm statement
has side effects (like having no return value).
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