ABI changes still pending for glibc 2.32?

Adhemerval Zanella adhemerval.zanella@linaro.org
Mon Jun 29 13:16:18 GMT 2020



On 26/06/2020 18:11, Alistair Francis via Libc-alpha wrote:
> On Fri, Jun 26, 2020 at 9:11 AM Carlos O'Donell <carlos@redhat.com> wrote:
>>
>> Community,
>>
>> What ABI changes are still pending for glibc 2.32?
>>
>> Jim, You called out RISC-V patches that need review. Do they impact ABI?
> 
> The RISC-V patches add support for RV32, which currently doesn't
> exist. I guess it depends on what you mean by impact, but it doesn't
> change the ABI per se, it just adds new targets.
> 
>>
>> Alistair, You called out the semctl_syscall() changes. I assume they impact ABI?
> 
> Yep, they do.
> 
> Alistair
> 
>>
>> Adhemerval, What is your status reviewing semctl_syscall()?

I think v9 still does not get it right what we are discussing and I am 
rewriting it to get this moving forward.

>>
>> Vineet, What is the status of the ARC port?
>>
>> For context I'm considering a few ABI changes to be allowed next week while we
>> enter "slushy" ABI freeze and I want to narrow that list down.
>>
>> --
>> Cheers,
>> Carlos.
>>


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