Subject: Re: -fPIC: any problems to be expected?
To: Paul Kranenburg , Todd Vierling <>
From: Ignatios Souvatzis <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 07/28/1998 23:15:32
On Tue, Jul 28, 1998 at 10:35:09PM +0200, Paul Kranenburg wrote:
> > The only worry is to make cleandir in lib and gnu/lib (and usr.sbin/amd and
> > gnu/usr.bin/egcs/common if necessary) to purge all old -fpic objs so they
> > won't try to link with -fPIC objs.
> And make sure to carefully scan the assembler stubs in libc (and any
> other libraries) and re-code them to fit the `-fPIC' model..


well, in this case: did I break the Sparcs' X building when I changed to -fPIC
in Because in this case, I'll need to back this out for non-m68k