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Re: __builtin_apply fails on Sparc


In article <199808121903.NAA14562.cygnus.egcs.bugs@wijiji.santafe.edu>,
Marcus G. Daniels <mgd@santafe.edu> wrote:
>On sparc-sun-solaris2.6, for both gcc-2.8.1 and egcs-1.0.2, this program
>results in an illegal instruction:

__builtin_apply will not work for any target that does not
pass arguments on the stack.  If some example does happen
to function on another machine, it is by accident.

__builtin_apply is conceptually broken beyond repair, and
should be removed.


r~


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