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From: Oliver.Kowalke_at_[hidden]
Date: 2007-09-21 02:02:24

Hello Boris,
nice from you that you are dealing with this topic.

> I use modified gcc.jam for testing Boost on HP-UX/ia64 with
> gcc 4.2.1. The results are available on the web, see column:
> "HP-UX_ia64_gcc". While some tests fail, no failure can be
> attributed to a problem in gcc.jam. This jamfile also seems to work on
> PA-RISC: I did some limited testing -- setup phase of
> -- and all the programs that are supposed to be
> built at this stage have been successfully built. I don't
> have the resources to do full testing on PA-RISC. On both
> platforms, my user-config.jam has just:
> 'using gcc ;'

I'll test your modified gcc.jam on PA-RISC (HP/UX 11.11) soon.

> Attached patch shows what I've done. Like patch in ticket
> #1228, it implements the suggestion in
> Unlike patch in ticket #1228, it makes sure that '-static'
> option and soname is not used on HP-UX.
> The latter eliminates "ld: (Warning) Can't hide symbol ..."
> warnings mentioned
> in:
> There are other differences.

OK - I could not resolve the "ld: (Warning) Can't hide symbol ..."

> Should I add the patch below to the ticket #1228? Should I
> commit it and, then, if testing on PA-RISC reveals some
> problem we can modify gcc.jam accordingly? From tests results
> on HP-UX/ia64, this patch works just fine on this platform,
> so, if any change is needed, most likely it will be to
> address some problem specific to PA-RISC.
> When replying to this mail, please, cc me on the reply:
> boris.gubenko_at_[hidden] I know for sure that I don't get all
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> Thanks,
> Boris

Thanks, Oliver

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