Subject: re: Switching lib/csu/c++/c++rt0.c to -fPIC
To: matthew green <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: David Brownlee <email@example.com>
Date: 12/13/1999 14:05:23
OK - does anyone object to switching c++rt0.o from -fpic to -fPIC,
which will allow KDE and similar to actually link on sparc, and
will not affect any port where -fpic == -fPIC (most).
On Wed, 8 Dec 1999, matthew green wrote:
> Can we either:
> a) Compile two versions of c++rt0.c, one -fpic, the other
> -fPIC, default being -fPIC?
> b) Lose -fpic altogether and use -fPIC.
> I'd prefer to do option a), since it then allows someone who wants
> to use -fpic for performance reasons to do so, albeit with more
> i want (b) on the sparc. other ports i do not know about. we provide
> sources for a reason (so someone can do (a)).