Bug 19055 - 2.25 regression: strip unable to rename; reason: File exists
Summary: 2.25 regression: strip unable to rename; reason: File exists
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: binutils
Classification: Unclassified
Component: binutils (show other bugs)
Version: 2.25
: P2 normal
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Not yet assigned to anyone
Depends on:
Reported: 2015-10-02 10:07 UTC by Rainer Emrich
Modified: 2015-10-02 10:09 UTC (History)
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Host: x86_64-w64-mingw32
Target: x86_64-w64-mingw32
Build: x86_64-w64-mingw32
Last reconfirmed:


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Description Rainer Emrich 2015-10-02 10:07:58 UTC
That's on an msys setup targeting x86_64-w64-mingw32.

$ strip --version
GNU strip (GNU Binutils) 2.25
Copyright (C) 2014 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
This program is free software; you may redistribute it under the terms of
the GNU General Public License version 3 or (at your option) any later version.
This program has absolutely no warranty.

$ strip --strip-unneeded foo.dll
strip.exe: unable to rename 'foo.dll'; reason: File exists

This works for binutils-2.24!