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Subject: Re: [hwloc-devel] hwloc-1.4 "gmake check" failure on Solaris-10/SPARC/gccfss [PATCH]
From: Samuel Thibault (samuel.thibault_at_[hidden])
Date: 2012-02-02 06:00:35

Paul H. Hargrove, le Thu 02 Feb 2012 02:29:08 +0100, a écrit :
> + The configure-time logic is NOT trying to determine the version number, as
> I don't have a way (yet?) to pinpoint which version(s) work correctly, and
> the Oracle Forums thread on the subject doesn't say. So, it is
> conservatively assuming all "gccfss" versions are broken.

We don't necessarily need to be precise, suffice to know that at least
from some version the bug was fixed, and be fine with spuriously use the
generic code with old non-broken gccfss.