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Re: [PATCH - ping] Don't unlink /dev/null on darwin


On Tue, Feb 15, 2005 at 01:03:39PM -0800, Zack Weinberg wrote:
> Paolo Bonzini <paolo.bonzini@lu.unisi.ch> writes:
> 
> >> Hopefully, libgcc will be split out to its own directory in the 4.1
> >> cycle, and will grow its own configure.ac.  The check can then go in
> >> there and will not need to use -o /dev/null.  If you're interested in
> >> helping with this, talk to Paolo Bonzini (cc:ed).
> >
> > Ouch! :-)  I don't think I have enough familiarity with multilibs and
> > the like to split libgcc into its own toplevel directory...  It is not
> > like libcpp and fixincludes, surely.  Not to mention modifications to
> > the GCC driver that are probably needed for that.
> 
> I guess I was just blithely assuming that this would be your next
> project after toplevel bootstrap got finished and turned on
> permanently.  There are other things that it would aid, not just this.

Paolo's never been foolish enough to volunteer for this one... I have,
though.  If I can find the time I will work on this once toplevel
bootstrap is on by default.

-- 
Daniel Jacobowitz
CodeSourcery, LLC


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