Subject: Re: SymCache performance
To: Jason R Thorpe <>
From: Bang Jun-Young <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 09/08/2002 02:33:56
On Sat, Sep 07, 2002 at 09:33:45AM -0700, Jason R Thorpe wrote:
> On Sun, Sep 08, 2002 at 12:53:30AM +0900, Bang Jun-Young wrote:
>  > Is it possible for a shared object to have external references without
>  > having DT_NEEDED in the dynamic segment?
> Yes.

I've just noticed that ld.elf_so has no DT_SONAME and DT_RPATH entries
in it, whereas all shared libraries in /usr/lib and /usr/pkg/lib have at
least either of them. Not sure if this is always true, though.


Bang Jun-Young <>