Subject: Re: /usr/bin/cc versus stock gcc
To: Brian C. Grayson <>
From: Curt Sampson <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 02/04/1997 18:39:30
On Tue, 4 Feb 1997, Brian C. Grayson wrote:

>   This must be a stupid question :), but why has NetBSD's version of
> a.out binutils _not_ been merged back in with the GNU folks? 

Nobody's done the work. If you to grab binutils 2.7 and fix it so
that it does our flavour of a.out dynamic linking, I and many others
would be very, very pleased. I will even help to the best extent
that I am able, which includes testing on i386, sparc and m68k

I expect, however, that this is a non-trivial task.


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