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Re: Cray T3E port
- To: Roman Lechtchinsky <rl at cs dot tu-berlin dot de>
- Subject: Re: Cray T3E port
- From: Gerald Pfeifer <pfeifer at dbai dot tuwien dot ac dot at>
- Date: Mon, 7 May 2001 22:54:28 +0200 (CEST)
- cc: <gcc at gcc dot gnu dot org>
On Sun, 6 May 2001, Roman Lechtchinsky wrote:
> - Could someone please send me the copyright papers. What kind of
> disclaimer is needed from my employer?
I handled this by private mail.
> - Which CVS branch should I use?
The main branch.
> - I hope I haven't broken any other Alpha-based targets but I can't test
> that since I don't have access to other Alpha machines. Maybe someone
> could test that before I submit the patches?
That would make sense, though you could submit the patches and then ask
people to test.
> - How much functionality do I have to implement before the patch can be
> accepted? I've done only the C part but left out stuff like nested
> functions. I didn't touch any other languages (not even C++). The
> compiler bootstraps and the testsuite results are quite encouraging.
> Is that enough?
I guess so.
> - I can set up our T3E to run the tests once a week. Is that helpful and
> how do I go about it?
Yes, that's definitely helpful. You could, for example, use the script
from the contrib subdirectory in the GCC CVS tree.
Gerald "Jerry" email@example.com http://www.dbai.tuwien.ac.at/~pfeifer/