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Re: [PATCH, i386]: Add support for CPUID 4 in driver-i386.c


On Sat, Oct 11, 2008 at 9:25 PM, Andi Kleen <andi@firstfloor.org> wrote:
>> >I don't think a PIC cpuid_count is really needed.
>>
>> Why? X86 Darwin for an example is PIC by default. So this needed to be
>> able to compile it there.
>
> You're saying the gcc(1) driver is compiled PIC on Darwin?

Yes.  Darwin has a slightly different ABI than GNU/Linux.  There is
dynamic no pic but the support was not submitted to the FSF for x86.

Thanks,
Andrew Pinski


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