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Re: [E-devel] Eterm cut and paste doesn't work on x86_64 with gcc4.1.1



On Fri, 6 Oct 2006 23:30:09 -0400 Mike Frysinger <vapier@gentoo.org> babbled:

> On Friday 06 October 2006 15:17, Michael Jennings wrote:
> > > this has been reported a few times in the past, and it isnt a gcc4 issue
> >
> > I'm told it works on gcc3.
> 
> that's nice ... i'm telling you ive built an amd64/gcc-3.4.x system and it 
> breaks ... people have been reporting this before gcc-4 started to become 
> mainstream
> -mike

it's very probably a 64bit bug. probably to do with properties as x likes to
use "long" for datatypes even though the wire protocol will only ever support
32bits for that type. i suspect its a int vs long on 64bit bug.


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