[Dev-luatex] small changes for solaris

Taco Hoekwater taco at elvenkind.com
Tue May 6 10:08:00 CEST 2008

Vladimir Volovich wrote:
> Hi!
> while compiling luatex on sparc sun solaris using sun studio 11 compiler,
> i discovered two more problems, and attached a small patch.
> it appears that the test for the __sun__ macro only works on sun when
> using gcc; when using sun studio, one should look for __sun instead
> (i.e.  __sun__ is defined in gcc, and is undefined in sun studio compiler).
> attached patch fixes compilation problems which arise because of
> incorrect detection of the platform.
> please apply to texlive repository too.

Done and done, thanks.

> (another small problem is that libs/luafontforge/fontforge/fontforge/Makefile
> compiles splinerefigure.o without passing CFLAGS, striving to remove
> possible optimization settings, but CFLAGS is not only used for passing
> optimization options, but e.g. to select the target instruction set:
> e.g. -xarch=v8, and removing CFLAGS compiles to the wrong target
> instruction set, making the luatex executable which links with this file
> wrong; i worked around this by setting the XCFLAGS to -xarch=v8, which
> is used to compile splinerefigure.o).

I see the problem, but I don't know if it is possible to fix this.
I would not trust other optimizers any more that gcc's ...

Best wishes,

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