Subject: Re: SymCache performance
To: Charles Hannum <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Bang Jun-Young <email@example.com>
Date: 09/08/2002 00:53:30
On Fri, Sep 06, 2002 at 01:13:39PM +0000, Charles Hannum wrote:
> Probably the SymCache can be elided in some cases -- certainly it
> makes no sense to use it for ld.elf_so itself, because there are no
> external references. However, I'm not sure offhand what the right
> heuristic is (checking DT_SYMBOLIC doesn't seem likely, because
> other things using DT_SYMBOLIC *do* have external references).
Is it possible for a shared object to have external references without
having DT_NEEDED in the dynamic segment?
Bang Jun-Young <firstname.lastname@example.org>