[vbox-dev] OSE -r 36125 breaks compilation with gcc-4.5.2 (32-bits only)

Frank Mehnert frank.mehnert at oracle.com
Wed Mar 23 04:17:10 PDT 2011


On Saturday 19 March 2011 17:11:14 walt wrote:
> On 03/15/2011 06:32 AM, walt wrote:
> > Hi VBox team,
> > 
> > r36125 | vboxsync | 2011-03-01 08:49:42 -0800 (Tue, 01 Mar 2011) | 1 line
> > 
> > recompiler: Removing traces of attempts at making the recompiler compile
> > with the microsoft compiler. (untested)
> > 
> > That commit causes the following step:
> > 
> > kBuild: Compiling VBoxREM64 -
> > /home/wa1ter/src/vbox/src/recompiler/target-i386/translate.c
> > 
> > to run forever, gradually filling 1GB of RAM and 2GB of swap until the
> > machine grinds to a halt.
> 
> Someone on the qemu mailing list kindly pointed me to the fix, which is
> being tested upstream:

Unfortunately so far we were not able to reproduce this problem. But this
code will be further changed.

Kind regards,

Frank
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