Subject: Re: long name ar fix to NetBSD-current (and probably FreeBSD, too) linker
To: None <,>
From: Paul Kranenburg <>
List: current-users
Date: 11/29/1993 18:49:42
> The following patch to NetBSD-current ld/lib.c causes it to correctly
> handle archive member names longer than OLDARMAXNAME (15) characters
> long; without this behavior, ld reports "bad magic number" when it
> tries to bring in a file with a long name from an archive.

I will be in the current tree shortly.