Kiyo Inaba inaba at
Mon Mar 1 03:49:11 PST 1999

>And I must confess I didn't understand why two versions were needed,
>since the first version would work for both static and shared

I am not familiar with i386 calling sequence, but there are
several unix variants who use different calling convention
when we specify PIC. One example is MIPS/ABI and that's why
I guess i386 uses different scheme for PIC also.

And, I know m68k is another example who uses different convention.


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