Bug 243194 - devel/binutils: enable gold on powerpc64 and powerpc
Summary: devel/binutils: enable gold on powerpc64 and powerpc
Status: New
Alias: None
Product: Ports & Packages
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Individual Port(s) (show other bugs)
Version: Latest
Hardware: Any Any
: --- Affects Only Me
Assignee: Baptiste Daroussin
URL:
Keywords:
Depends on:
Blocks:
 
Reported: 2020-01-08 17:09 UTC by Piotr Kubaj
Modified: 2020-01-22 20:28 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

See Also:
bugzilla: maintainer-feedback? (bapt)


Attachments
patch (643 bytes, patch)
2020-01-08 17:09 UTC, Piotr Kubaj
no flags Details | Diff
v2 (760 bytes, patch)
2020-01-08 17:31 UTC, Piotr Kubaj
no flags Details | Diff
v3 (714 bytes, patch)
2020-01-08 17:56 UTC, Piotr Kubaj
no flags Details | Diff
v4 (709 bytes, patch)
2020-01-08 19:43 UTC, Piotr Kubaj
pkubaj: maintainer-approval? (bapt)
Details | Diff

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Description Piotr Kubaj freebsd_committer 2020-01-08 17:09:26 UTC
Created attachment 210541 [details]
patch

ld.gold now works fine on powerpc64.
Comment 1 Piotr Kubaj freebsd_committer 2020-01-08 17:31:32 UTC
Created attachment 210542 [details]
v2

Don't add -Wno-c++11-narrowing on powerpc64 elfv1.
Comment 2 Piotr Kubaj freebsd_committer 2020-01-08 17:56:52 UTC
Created attachment 210543 [details]
v3

gold has issues with elfv1. Use it only on elfv2.
Comment 3 Piotr Kubaj freebsd_committer 2020-01-08 19:43:48 UTC
Created attachment 210544 [details]
v4

Enable gold also on powerpc, seems to work. Base GCC can't build it so make it clang-only.
Comment 4 commit-hook freebsd_committer 2020-01-22 20:27:11 UTC
A commit references this bug:

Author: pkubaj
Date: Wed Jan 22 20:27:00 UTC 2020
New revision: 523841
URL: https://svnweb.freebsd.org/changeset/ports/523841

Log:
  devel/binutils: enable gold on powerpc64 and powerpc

  ld.gold now works fine on powerpc64, but only when compiled with clang.

  PR:		243194
  Approved by:	bapt (maintainer timeout)

Changes:
  head/devel/binutils/Makefile
Comment 5 Piotr Kubaj freebsd_committer 2020-01-22 20:28:05 UTC
CC'ing jhibbits for testing powerpcspe.