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How does NetBSD deal with name conflicts in user program and shared library


Recently I encountered a strange behavior when there are name
conflicts in user program and shared libraries.

Following is a demo:

#include <stdio.h>
#include <stdlib.h>

void write(void)

int main(void)

        return 0;

When I run this program in Linux box, "hello" echoed to stdout
successfully. But in NetBSD, program exit with status 3. It seems that
when ld links `puts', it uses `write' defined in this program instead
of the one defined by the system.

It is a desired behavior?

Xin Wang

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