gcm crash on ppc
simon at josefsson.org
Sat Jul 2 09:30:52 CEST 2011
nisse at lysator.liu.se (Niels Möller) writes:
> Simon Josefsson <simon at josefsson.org> writes:
>> What is fishy is that nettle_gcm_aes128 doesn't seem to have been
>> initialized properly:
> Did you solve this problem? To me it seems like it could be
> * setup of the shared-library magic, for this particular object file,
> somehow broken.
> * bugs in the macos port of gcc (I don't know if you use apples "xcode"
> or some other gcc port, and I don't really know the difference
> either). According to the gmp people, there have been *lots* of
> problems with apple's linker and maybe also with other related tools.
> * some other random hardware or software problem.
The problem still occurs, but I'd be inclined to write it off as a
compiler bug because the system is running pretty old software (even if
it is latest published from Apple for this hardware).
espresso:~ jas$ gcc --version
powerpc-apple-darwin8-gcc-4.0.1 (GCC) 4.0.1 (Apple Computer, Inc. build 5370)
Copyright (C) 2005 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
This is free software; see the source for copying conditions. There is NO
warranty; not even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
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