[parisc-linux] Kernel crash when loggin in via ssh

Carlos O'Donell carlos@baldric.uwo.ca
Wed, 11 Dec 2002 01:33:21 -0500

> Reading my previous post about the change in the Voodoo3 issue (Nov 26),
> I realized that linux-2.4.20-rc1-pa7 obviously also worked.
> This kernel was definitely compiled with gcc-3.0.4 (the one that
> was in sid as of Nov 26).
> Yes, it might be a gcc issue ... haven't thought of that ...
> I'll try to recompile the latest kernel with a gcc-3.0.4 - tomorrow!

So the urban legend goes that gcc-3.2 compiled kernels may infact
produce mildly incorrect results in the networking code.

I have yet to verify this, and JDA seems to indicate that he has working
kernels with gcc-3.2. While I've only recently tested gcc-3.0.x and
gcc-3.1.x based compiles.

I don't like urban legends >:} *Added item to Chrismas todo list*