[Xorg-driver-geode] [PATCH video-geode] config: prevent building on 64 bit CPU

Gaetan Nadon memsize at videotron.ca
Tue Jun 22 05:39:11 PDT 2010

On Tue, 2010-06-22 at 11:11 +1000, Mitch Davis wrote:

> On Tue, Jun 22, 2010 at 10:54 AM, Gaetan Nadon <memsize at videotron.ca> wrote:
> > When doing full X.Org builds, many waste time investigating
> > compile errors, not knowing anything about Geode.
> >
> > Only build on i*86 cpu. The configuration will not abort,
> > a warning message is issued and no C code is compiled.
> I haven't tried it yet to know whether it's a problem, but it's
> possible to *build* it on ia64, just not *run* it.
> (I am using a cross-compiler to compile x86 code on am ia64 machine)
> Even if the software still builds, I think the messages should be
> changed to indicate it can't be run on a non x86 machine.

Thanks. I'll update the message. It fails to compile on AMD64 in the
assembler code. It is possible that it compiles
on some 64 bit cpu as you pointed out. 

> Mitch.
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