Subject: Re: dynamic linker support for .preinit_array
To: Ben Elliston <>
From: Jason Thorpe <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 07/18/2005 08:49:37
On Jul 18, 2005, at 3:49 AM, Ben Elliston wrote:

> Sorry if this is the wrong place to ask (if so, please point me in the
> right direction).  Does NetBSD's dynamic linker support ELF
> .preinit_array and .fini_array sections?  GNU ld has recently added
> support for them, but the tests for such are failing on my NetBSD/i386
> 1.6 system.

No, AFAIK our ld.elf_so has no support for those sections.

What do those sections do?

-- thorpej