Subject: Re: ld: -nostdlib, or linker scripts?
To: None <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 10/18/2001 23:42:01
On 18 Oct 2001 wrote:

: what's the plan with ld: try to keep -nostdlib, or go to using
: explicitly specified linker scripts (w/ the correct lib paths) whenver
: -nostdlib is currently needed?
: (There's an argument for both ways, i think...)
: If it's the former, i've got a rewritten patch to implement -nostdlib
: which i can try to get back into binutils.

I'd prefer -nostdlib, as ld is functional even in the absence of ldscripts
for the native case.

I must have missed the -nostdlib patch in the migration to the new toolchain
bits, so please feel free to add it to the trunk.

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