To: Jason Thorpe <>
From: Ian Lance Taylor <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 08/17/2004 15:00:18
Jason Thorpe <> writes:

> On Aug 17, 2004, at 8:16 AM, Nick Hudson wrote:
> > It would have to use ld or g++ -nodefaultlibs/-nostdlib currently
> > which I
> > believe is wrong. g++ should know about libsupc++.
> It would?  Have you actually looked at the groff Makefiles, or tried
> building it with ./configure && gmake to see what it actually does?
> I would suggest that this whole libsupc++ issue needs to be discussed
> with the GCC folks...

The usual way to use libsupc++ instead of libstdc++ is to link with
gcc instead of g++, and to explicitly link against -lsupc++.