Subject: Re: HEADS UP: migration to fully dynamic linked "base" system
To: Lennart Augustsson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jason R Thorpe <email@example.com>
Date: 08/26/2002 11:58:43
On Mon, Aug 26, 2002 at 08:48:38PM +0200, Lennart Augustsson wrote:
> % The non-trivial part being to get all the information from the
> statically linked binary into tables that dlopen() can access.
> This part will probably need some fiddling while linking.
You also have to fully re-implement most of ld.elf_so, including all of
the dependency processing and all of the relocation stuff.
As I said, dlopen() requires the ELF dynamic linker. Whether or not you
reimplement it from scratch or use the one we already have is up to you.
-- Jason R. Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>