Re: facing upto #674267
On 19/06/12 11:45, Steven Chamberlain wrote:
> On 19/06/12 09:10, Nicholas Bamber wrote:
>> 1.) compile against gcc-4.5 and g++-4.5
>> 2.) set the magic TAOCRYPT_DISABLE_X86ASM thingy causing SSL connections
>> on those platforms to be slower.
> Did you try yet with gcc-4.4?
Just trying that.
> And have you checked with a newer gcc-4.7 package, just in case one of
> the (quite important) bug fixes in past weeks have made any difference?
Yes we have used the most recent 4.7.
> Otherwise, if TAOCRYPT_DISABLE_X86ASM would disable the "highliy
> optimized code", and if upstream have been reluctant to deal with that,
> I personally would accept any amount of performance loss by falling back
> to other code if it works and seems more maintainable.
It's not really reluctance I think.