Subject: Re: problem re: J.Brezak's XF2.0 shared lib patches ...
To: Tim Chase <>
From: Michael Graff <>
List: current-users
Date: 11/22/1993 21:42:49
>I've been running XFree 2.0 with Uwe Arndt's shared lib patches for
>awhile now (with a few hax of my own so the .sa files got linked as
>well).  I decided to try John Brezak's but had a problem.  When linking
>a toolkit-type program, I get lots of RSS text relocation...  errors
>and the programs just core dump.

>Does anyone have any idea what might cause this?  As mentioned, I am
>running a ld that's built with -DEXPERIMENTAL.  I'm also running the
>gas that has the .type patches (if it matters).

Do you need to build the libraries with an EXPERIMENTAL ld installed?  If so,
this would also solve my problem...  I compiled ld EXPERIMENTAL, but I built
the libraries here at work, without that option...


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