[fpc-devel]Re: fpc-devel digest, Vol 1 #1736 - 4 msgs

Marco van de Voort marcov at stack.nl
Tue Apr 6 09:53:53 CEST 2004

> On 5 apr 2004, at 23:19, Marc Weustink wrote:
> >> Here's part of the strace of the compiler. It mainly occurs on nfs 
> >> mounts:
> >
> > Strange. I've always compiled Lazarus on a NFS mount and I've never 
> > run into this. I've tried the example of Joost on different 
> > filesystems (ext3, nfs, smbfs), but always got the right output.
> I'm running under Fedora Core 1 with the latest patches applied (that's 
> kernel 2.4.22-1.2115.nptl), maybe that has something to do with it. 
> Anyway, the is completely reproducible over different machines. I can 
> still cycle perfectly in /tmp, but as soon as I try to compile 
> something in my nfs-mounted home directory, I get this hang (only with 
> FPC, gcc can perfectly compile things in my home directory).

Hmm, I know from FreeBSD code that the libc code has a lot of checks extra
over the minimally required functionality.

A workaround btw is making your FPC with FPC_USE_LIBC.

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