Open and Closed Issues for TASKING VX-toolset for Power Architecture v2.1r1

Open Issues

This is a list of currently open issues that are not marked as closed for the TASKING TASKING VX-toolset for Power Architecture v2.1r1 and older versions. The list may include issues that apply to later releases. See below for the list of closed issues. The list of fixed issues for v2.1r1 is included in the release notes of the product.

Problems

ID Summary
POWERVX-165 Linker warning when using __at() on __sdata0 objects
POWERVX-278 ccppc does not use backslash in library paths for win32
POWERVX-310 e200z0 needs an alternative interrupt vector solution
POWERVX-398 __get_return_address() doesn't work in combination with call-return optimization
POWERVX-541 Improve VLE instruction support in assembler
POWERVX-573 HLL symbol table: hide pointer qualifiers in argument lists
POWERVX-583 e200z0 support must be added to the exception handling in the simulator
POWERVX-594 Disassembly gives question marks for section .test_vle.printf.libc
POWERVX-599 Simulator exception handling erroneously clears flags
POWERVX-601 MIL linking results in type check errors because of thresholds
POWERVX-604 In debugger, windows are not updated, after stepping through the program
POWERVX-607 Make enums compliant to 2011 EABI
POWERVX-609 The ABI requires long-long bitfields to be implemented
POWERVX-611 ABI requires 16-byte alignment of the stack-pointer.
POWERVX-661 preprocessor ignores definitions in nested includes
POWERVX-668 @CPU assembly function doesn't work.
POWERVX-683 Different behavior of Cyclone MAX, Multilink and Multilink FX
POWERVX-686 EABI requires different prototype of __va_start() intrinsic
POWERVX-698 Incorrect order of parameters of .PAGE control in the manual

Improvements and/or New Features

ID Summary
POWERVX-554 Add option --fp-model to control floating point execution model
POWERVX-580 --fp-model support in Eclipse
POWERVX-627 Support for MPC5604E Evaluation board
POWERVX-629 Support for TRK-MPC5604P
POWERVX-630 Support for TRK-MPC5604B / TRK-MPC5606B
POWERVX-642 obsolete rlwinm instruction
POWERVX-658 Support for MISRA C:2012
POWERVX-685 New --eabi=s/S +/-sdata-aggregate option
POWERVX-687 Added -O+/-callret and __attribute__((nocallret))

Closed Issues

This is a list of closed issues that will not be fixed. The list of fixed issues for v2.1r1 is included in the release notes of the product.

Cannot Reproduce

ID Summary
POWERVX-413 varags argument passing bug

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