Subject: Re: split out libraries from gcc3-c?
To: John R. Shannon <>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 12/19/2003 10:48:43
On Fri, 19 Dec 2003, John R. Shannon wrote:

> libgcc contains calls to a macro declared procedure:
> __enable_execute_stack (void *)
> that results in an error like the following when you link libgcc into a shared
> library on many platforms:
> /usr/bin/ld: gate-in.exe: hidden symbol `__enable_execute_stack' in
> /lib/gcc-lib/i386--netbsdelf2.0/3.3.2/libgcc.a(_trampoline.oS) is referenced
> by DSO
> The call is in macro TRANSFER_FROM_TRAMPOLINE. It's called in
> gnu/dist/gcc/gcc/libgcc2.c.
> Have you encountered this yet?

No I have not seen that. (I am curious: does this have anything to do with
libgcc versus libgcc_s ?)

The libraries installed with my gcc3-c++-lib package (as far as I know) is
no different that the gcc3-c++ (currently) libraries.

> On Friday 19 December 2003 11:18 am, Jeremy C. Reed wrote:
> > I made a gcc3-c++-lib package. (Maybe it should have different name.)
> >
> > It installs the libraries and headers (like gcc3/lib/ and
> > gcc3/include/c++/3.3.2/istream).

Has anyone worked on making a gcc3-c-lib package (so
gcc3/lib/ and related are available without compiler)?

   Jeremy C. Reed