[m-dev.] Upgrading Boehm GC to version 7.6
paul at bone.id.au
Wed Aug 17 15:09:42 AEST 2016
On Wed, Aug 17, 2016 at 02:24:57PM +1000, Peter Wang wrote:
> On Wed, 17 Aug 2016 14:17:27 +1000 (AEST), Julien Fischer <jfischer at opturion.com> wrote:
> > Hi all,
> > I have been looking into the problems with the x86_64-*-cygwin port.
> > The major remaining issue is the linking issue in bug #398 -- this is a
> > problem with the Boehm GC that has already been fixed upstream. We can
> > backport that fix to our current version or upgrade our current version
> > of the collector to version 7.6. Preferences?
I wrote a guide on how to do this since moving to git. I think it's in
compiler/notes. It's probably a good chance to test the guide, or I can try
if that would be better.
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