Re: About r-base on the powerpc.
> On an Intel system __setfpucw is defined in
> I'm not sure about the powerpc.
Ahh, thats the problem!
It isn't defined for glibc-2.1 anymore. Also not on i386. This
is the fpu_control.h for i386: (for glibc-2.1; the reason is maybe
the IEEE stuff)
/* FPU control word bits. i387 version.
Copyright (C) 1993, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
This file is part of the GNU C Library.
Contributed by Olaf Flebbe.
The GNU C Library is free software; you can redistribute it and/or
modify it under the terms of the GNU Library General Public License as
published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the
License, or (at your option) any later version.
The GNU C Library is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU
Library General Public License for more details.
You should have received a copy of the GNU Library General Public
License along with the GNU C Library; see the file COPYING.LIB. If not,
write to the Free Software Foundation, Inc., 59 Temple Place - Suite 330,
Boston, MA 02111-1307, USA. */
#define _FPU_CONTROL_H 1
/* Here is the dirty part. Set up your 387 through the control word
* (cw) register.
* 15-13 12 11-10 9-8 7-6 5 4 3 2 1 0
* | reserved | IC | RC | PC | reserved | PM | UM | OM | ZM | DM | IM
* IM: Invalid operation mask
* DM: Denormalized operand mask
* ZM: Zero-divide mask
* OM: Overflow mask
* UM: Underflow mask
* PM: Precision (inexact result) mask
* Mask bit is 1 means no interrupt.
* PC: Precision control
* 11 - round to extended precision
* 10 - round to double precision
* 00 - round to single precision
* RC: Rounding control
* 00 - rounding to nearest
* 01 - rounding down (toward - infinity)
* 10 - rounding up (toward + infinity)
* 11 - rounding toward zero
* IC: Infinity control
* That is for 8087 and 80287 only.
* The hardware default is 0x037f. I choose 0x1372.
/* masking of interrupts */
#define _FPU_MASK_IM 0x01
#define _FPU_MASK_DM 0x02
#define _FPU_MASK_ZM 0x04
#define _FPU_MASK_OM 0x08
#define _FPU_MASK_UM 0x10
#define _FPU_MASK_PM 0x20
/* precision control */
#define _FPU_EXTENDED 0x300
#define _FPU_DOUBLE 0x200 /* fdlibm requires double precision */
#define _FPU_SINGLE 0x0 /* DO NOT USE */
/* rounding control */
#define _FPU_RC_NEAREST 0x0 /* RECOMMENDED */
#define _FPU_RC_DOWN 0x400
#define _FPU_RC_UP 0x800
#define _FPU_RC_ZERO 0xC00
#define _FPU_RESERVED 0xF0C0 /* Reserved bits in cw */
/* The fdlibm code requires strict IEEE double precision arithmetic,
and no interrupts for exceptions, rounding to nearest. */
#define _FPU_DEFAULT 0x137f
/* IEEE: same as above. */
#define _FPU_IEEE 0x137f
/* Type of the control word. */
typedef unsigned int fpu_control_t __attribute__ ((__mode__ (__HI__)));
/* Macros for accessing the hardware control word. */
#define _FPU_GETCW(cw) __asm__ ("fnstcw %0" : "=m" (*&cw))
#define _FPU_SETCW(cw) __asm__ ("fldcw %0" : : "m" (*&cw))
/* Default control word set at startup. */
extern fpu_control_t __fpu_control;
#endif /* fpu_control.h */
Please forward it, thanks!