Re: [reiserfs-list] ReiserFS Oops (2.4.1, deterministic, symlink related)

Jan Kasprzak (
Fri, 2 Feb 2001 14:09:00 +0100

Alan Cox wrote:
: > Hans Reiser wrote:
: >: This is why our next patch will detect the use of gcc 2.96, and complain, in the
: >: reiserfs Makefile.
: >:
: > OK, thanks. It works with older compiler (altough I use gcc 2.96
: > for a long time for compiling various 2.[34] kernels without problem).
: Ok which 2.96 compiler do you have. I need to get this one chased down since
: its probably also going to be in the current gcc CVS branches heading for 3.0
: 2.96-69 should be ok (thats the one I've been using without trouble). The
: original one with RH 7.0 off the CD does miscompile a few kernel things.

It is the original one. I'll try with the -69:

$ rpm -q gcc
gcc -gcc-2.96-54
$ gcc -v
Reading specs from /usr/lib/gcc-lib/i386-redhat-linux/2.96/specs
gcc version 2.96 20000731 (Red Hat Linux 7.0)


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