Paranoia on x86 question

Joel Sherrill <> joel.sherrill at
Tue Aug 17 20:06:54 UTC 2004

Peter Dufault wrote:
> I built the development tools per the instructions and note that the 
> paranoia test still fails, exactly as in the archives.  This is on a 
> 400MHz Celeron using pc586.
> Is this expected, and should I re-build with less optimization?  I want 
> to be sure I've built the right tool chain, I followed the directions in 
> the "Getting Started" document.

I recall that it is generated FP exceptions on the x86 and that is
the expected result.  It can be compiled to run under Linux or
Cygwin as a point of comparison.

> Peter
> Peter Dufault
> HD Associates, Inc.

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