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Re: ld doesn't relocate sysroot if called as tooldir/bin/ld
On Wed, Feb 26, 2003 at 03:42:53AM -0300, Alexandre Oliva wrote:
> On Feb 20, 2003, Daniel Jacobowitz <drow at mvista dot com> wrote:
> > On Thu, Feb 20, 2003 at 07:10:06AM -0300, Alexandre Oliva wrote:
> >> What would people think of arranging for pathnames in linker
> >> scripts within the sysroot to have the sysroot pathname prepended
> >> to them? This would solve the main problem of relocating a cross
> >> toolchain with a glibc sysroot, because the glibc linker scripts
> >> reference full pathnames in the real root. Comments?
> > Oooh. I love it. That'd kill one of the last truly gross hacks in my
> > cross tool setup.
> /me loves killing truly gross hacks :-)
> Ok to install?
> Index: ld/ChangeLog
> from Alexandre Oliva <aoliva at redhat dot com>
> * ldfile.h (struct search_dirs): Added sysrooted field.
> * ldlang.h (struct lang_input_statement_struct): Likewise.
> * ldfile.c (ldfile_add_library_path): Mark sysrooted paths.
> (ldfile_open_file_search): Look for sysrooted filename
> starting with / in ld_sysroot first. Clear sysrooted flag if
> it's found in the current directory. Set it from the
> search directory's sysrooted flag where it is found otherwise.
May I recommend a slightly different behavior? It looks like, given
"GROUP ( /lib/libc.so.6 /usr/lib/libc_nonshared.a )", your patch will
search for $sysroot/lib/libc.so.6 and fall back to /lib/libc.so.6. I'd
rather it only searched the $sysroot'd version - that's how GCC does
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