Opened 6 years ago

Closed 8 months ago

#10698 closed enhancement (duplicate)

There should be the possibility of a x86_64 + x86_gcc2 hybrid

Reported by: puckipedia Owned by: nobody
Priority: normal Milestone: Unscheduled
Component: System Version: R1/Development
Keywords: Cc:
Blocked By: #15078 Blocking:
Has a Patch: no Platform: x86-64


This would be useful for running older ABI code on x86_64, and improves compatibility for other stuff

Change History (4)

comment:1 by anevilyak, 6 years ago

That requires significantly more than just the ABI ; that also requires support for running a 32-bit executable from 64-bit mode, which is a bit more of an undertaking.

Last edited 6 years ago by anevilyak (previous) (diff)

comment:2 by puckipedia, 6 years ago

I am not saying it is just the ABI you need to change, we need changes to the scheduler and runtime_loader too, that's why I put the component as System.

comment:3 by pulkomandy, 5 years ago

Milestone: R1Unscheduled

comment:4 by diver, 8 months ago

Blocked By: 15078 added
Resolution: duplicate
Status: newclosed
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