[klibc] [PATCH] do not use -R on ppc to link shared objects

H. Peter Anvin hpa at zytor.com
Thu Nov 27 08:53:42 PST 2003

Olaf Hering wrote:
> The *.shared targets require -shared on powerpc, and -R leads to linker
> errors.
> This patch makes the -R an arch define. ia64 at least requires -R.

Hmmm... *both* of those sounds like linker bugs.  Unless there is a 
specific reason for it I'd rather try to get binutils fixed.  I'm not 
sure what consequences -shared has, and in *particular* what 
consequences it will have in future linker versions.


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