RE: heads up: apparent GAS bug in current (CVS) binutils

From: Luck, Tony <>
Date: 2005-05-18 06:48:51
>+++ linux/arch/ia64/kernel/smpboot.c	2005-05-13 
>-struct pt_regs * __devinit idle_regs(struct pt_regs *regs)
>+struct pt_regs *
>+__devinit __comdatfunc (idle_regs)
>+idle_regs(struct pt_regs *regs)

>+++ linux/kernel/fork.c	2005-05-13 13:19:40.000000000 -0700
>-struct pt_regs * __devinit __attribute__((weak)) 
>idle_regs(struct pt_regs *regs)
>+struct pt_regs *
>+__devinit __comdatfunc (idle_regs)
>+idle_regs(struct pt_regs *regs)

So is there some deeper magic that I don't understand, or is this
wrong?  After this patch is applied, both of these definitions look
identical to me.  So how does the linker know which one to use?

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Received on Tue May 17 16:50:19 2005

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