[Box Backup] Workaround for struct packing problem on ARM processors (was: Another wish for 2011)

Leif Linderstam ell2 at live.se
Sat Feb 26 11:12:56 GMT 2011

> just as a note, I have built Box Backup on an ARMv5tel using GCC 4.4.3
> successfully. The server communicates smoothly with a client running on AMD64.
> So this might actually be a problem in Leif's toolchain.
> Cheers,
> Felix

Hi Felix,

You are most likely right, but the behaviour might also be different for
different ARM processors, and mine is an ARM 9. See


where at the end Clifford writes about alignment problems he had with different
ARM versions.



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