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Re: BUG #2401: spinlocks not available on amd64

From: Bruce Momjian <pgman(at)candle(dot)pha(dot)pa(dot)us>
To: Theo Schlossnagle <jesus(at)omniti(dot)com>
Cc: pgsql-bugs(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: BUG #2401: spinlocks not available on amd64
Date: 2006-04-20 03:17:51
Message-ID: 200604200317.k3K3Hpu04854@candle.pha.pa.us (view raw or flat)
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Theo Schlossnagle wrote:
> 
> The following bug has been logged online:
> 
> Bug reference:      2401
> Logged by:          Theo Schlossnagle
> Email address:      jesus(at)omniti(dot)com
> PostgreSQL version: 8.1.3
> Operating system:   Solaris 10
> Description:        spinlocks not available on amd64
> Details: 
> 
> Compiling 8.1.3 on solaris 10 x86 with Sun Studio 11 for amd64 target
> architecture leads us to an error resulting from no available "tas"
> assembly.
> 
> The tas.s file doesn't look like valid assembly for the shipped Sun
> assembler.

Yes.  We will have a fix for it in 8.2, but it was too risky for 8.1.X.
You can try a snapshot tarball from our FTP server and see if that works.

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