[Vm-dev] [OpenSmalltalk/opensmalltalk-vm] Armv8 crash in MVC (Issue #617)

tim Rowledge tim at rowledge.org
Thu Mar 3 18:51:27 UTC 2022

> On 2022-03-03, at 7:53 AM, Eliot Miranda <notifications at github.com> wrote:
> So am I correct in thinking that the bug is the configure script and fast bitblt code should be chosen only for 32-bit arm machines? That would imply that another fix is to modify the fast path guard in BitBltGeneric.c so that it only applied to 32-bit arm, right?

No, not at all; Ben spent a lot of time (and RPF's money!) making it work for ARM64 last March/April. The generic code is simply C code that ought to be good for any platform.

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