Inline assembler problem

Peter Naulls peter at
Tue Jun 12 02:24:08 PDT 2001

In message <m366e2yw0k.fsf at>
          Nick Burrett <nick at> wrote:

> Peter Naulls <peter at> writes:
> > In message <m3iti31lwp.fsf at>
> >           Nick Burrett <nick at> wrote:
> > 
> > 
> > So, any chance you fixing the execve problems so we can use a new GCC
> > version? :-)
> I didn't think there was a problem with execve.  To my reckoning,
> your example program had a bug in that it didn't NULL terminate one of
> the argument lists.

Perhaps I wasn't clear enough explaining the problem first time around.
Even with that fixed the problem is exhibited.

> The second problem was that `struct proc' changed size, breaking
> compatibility with programs compiled with earlier releases of UnixLib.

Yes, I am aware of that.  However, my bash port shows the problem (when
trying to run pretty much any command), as does a build of the GCCSDK
(using all new binaries) as previously mentioned.

hth, Peter

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