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Re: [patch] ppc64 native target for gcc
Bradley Lucier writes:
> On Nov 10, 2006, at 2:47 PM, Jack Howarth wrote:
> > It is pointless to attempt to build java on the powerpc64-*-darwin*
> > target since we still don't have a working 64-bit version of libffi
> > on Darwin PPC.
> What do you mean by "pointless"? Will *no* java programs compile/run
> on ppc64?
Some simple things will run, but most applications won't. Java is a
highly dynamic language. gcj without libffi is useful as a proof of
concept, but that's about all.