Subject: Re: Split crtbegin/crtend into more pieces
To: Perry E. Metzger <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 11/24/2002 14:35:15
On Sun, Nov 24, 2002 at 05:32:41PM -0500, Perry E. Metzger wrote:

 > What about if someone wants to compile with a different compiler?
 > We're then making it difficult for license as well as technical reasons...

No, we're not.  That compiler would then have to supply what it needs
for constructors/destructors.  It would be part of that compiler's run-time.

It's unlikely that NetBSD's crtbegin/crtend would be correct for non-GCC.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>