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Re: [Patch/pe-coff] : Add native spelling of import lib names to dynamic lib search
- From: Ross Ridge <rridge at csclub dot uwaterloo dot ca>
- To: binutils at sourceware dot org
- Date: Tue, 20 Jun 2006 01:25:34 -0400
- Subject: Re: [Patch/pe-coff] : Add native spelling of import lib names to dynamic lib search
Danny Smith wrote:
>However, the native naming convention for these import libs is "foo.lib"
>and gld_i386pe_open_dynamic_archive does not currently recognize this
>name format. This means that doing something like -L/path/to/sdk -lfoo32
>could link directly to "foo32.dll", rather than find the import lib
Umm... doing something like -L/path/to/sdk -lfoo32 already works for
me with ld. Am I missing something here?