Subject: Re: libgcc & PIC
To: Hubert Feyrer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Todd Vierling <email@example.com>
Date: 04/29/1999 07:48:38
On Thu, 29 Apr 1999, Hubert Feyrer wrote:
: But what if I want to build a shared library or some shared object (like,
: say, for an Apache DSO)? The DSO will contain and require PIC code, but
: libgcc.a can't offer that, which resulted in runtime linker errors on
: Solaris for me.
: Am I missing something very obvious here, or is this really a flaw in
: egcs? (Which I just can't believe, really!)
No, it's a flaw in src/gnu/lib/libgcc/Makefile.
Egcs builds libgcc.a with -fpic. We don't. (And we probably should.) :-P
-- Todd Vierling (Personal firstname.lastname@example.org; Bus. email@example.com)