Subject: Re: HEADS UP: migration to fully dynamic linked "base" system
To: Jason R Thorpe <>
From: Oleg Polyanski <>
List: current-users
Date: 08/27/2002 14:23:29
Jason R Thorpe <> writes:

>  > % 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.

 No, it doesn't. Otherwise, for instance, AIX is a mirage.

Take care,