cygnus, egcs and jni bug ?

Mumit Khan khan@xraylith.wisc.EDU
Mon May 31 21:10:00 GMT 1999

Kaveh Goudarzi <> writes:
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> Hi,
> 	I'm trying to create a dll using egcs for use with Java but
> find that functions returning double or float values don't work
> properly.  That is in the conversion between C double to Java double
> something goes wrong.  I was wondering if anyone else has had this
> problem or it's peculiar to my setup.
> 	Sample code, setup and compile options follow.
> thanks in advance,
> Kaveh.
> my setup is as follow :
>    gcc version egcs-2.91.60 19981201 (egcs-1.1.1 release)

You need to upgrade to egcs-1.1.2.

It has been discussed in the mailing list a few times if you're interested
in the gory details as to what the bug was.


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