The following has been observed with Firefox 1.0.6 and Mozilla 1.7.10 on ppc architecture: - Firefox doesn't start at all - Mozilla starts and shows its userinterface but nothing can be done besides navigating through the interface (no action possible) After some investigation I've found that the stack direction is calculated wrong in jscpucfg.c if it's compiled with gcc 3.3.3 and -O2. That happens because the function StackGrowthDirection is inlined and therefore the behaviour is undefined. I propose the following patch.
Created attachment 190526 [details] [diff] [review] forbid inlining for gcc
Comment on attachment 190526 [details] [diff] [review] forbid inlining for gcc What versions of gcc support noline? I think we probably need a version test here.
AFAIK the attribute is supported since gcc 3.1. Earlier versions just ignore it.
Comment on attachment 190526 [details] [diff] [review] forbid inlining for gcc r+a=shaver
Status: ASSIGNED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 14 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
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