Re: C++ Template instantiation problem

From: Christian Hildner <>
Date: 2005-12-14 23:02:33

gcc 2.96 is pretty old and had some bugs/limitations. You might try a 
current release instead.
If  the current gcc releases still shows the problem you may report the 
bug to the gcc mailing list.


Kriti Dutta schrieb:

> I am trying to compile some C++ code using the g++ version 2.96 in a Red
>Hat Linux ia64 box.
> And while compiling one of the file which has a lot of code for template
>instantiations I get the following error:
>	 __gp does not cover short data segment
> moreover compilation of this file takes about a day and then finally I get
>the above error.
> I have also tried fragmenting the code into different files even that did
>not work and I got some other kind of error:
> 	gnu.linkonce relocation truncated to fit: PCREL21B
> If anybody has ever encountered such errors may be he/she can help us with
>the workaround available.
>   Kriti.

To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-ia64" in
the body of a message to
More majordomo info at
Received on Wed Dec 14 23:03:37 2005

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.1.8 : 2005-12-14 23:03:44 EST