AIX, Solaris 2.8 excess errors fails

Jason Merrill jason@redhat.com
Wed Feb 20 10:25:00 GMT 2002


>>>>> "David" == David Edelsohn <dje@watson.ibm.com> writes:

> 	The patch fixes some of the failures, but I am not sure that I
> agree with explicitly instantiating the static fields in the testcases
> because that is not what most user programs do, so it just covers up the
> problem.  I would prefer that you revert that part of the patch.

I disagree; this is a known limitation, not a failure.  These are tests for
library functionality, so workarounds are fine.

It is what user programs need to do if they want to work on AIX...

Jason



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