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Re: [patch 3.4/3.5] libffi & libjava port for hppa-linux
Ranjit Mathew writes:
> Andrew Haley wrote:
> > John David Anglin writes:
> > > > That said, if a libjava maintainer could pinpoint the likely causes of the
> > > > failures, I'd glad to take a look.
> > >
> > > Same here. Randolph Chung and I both tried to debug the java exception
> > > failures but we weren't able to determine the cause.
> > MD_FALLBACK_FRAME_STATE_FOR has not yet been written, as far as I can
> > see. This is part of finishing the gcj port.
> If my understanding is correct, a much slower interim
> option would be to use "-fcheck-references" and
> "-fuse-divide-subroutine" for your target instead, while
> waiting for the correct MD_FALLBACK_FRAME_STATE_FOR
> implementation for your target - but the latter is
> *much more preferable*.
It's an interim option, but it's not really a solution. The change to
using "smart pointers" for CNI references will solve this for good.