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Re: a few minor gold notes

Tom Tromey <> writes:

> I'm quite thrilled to see gold in the tree.


> I think it deserves a note on the binutils web page.

The web page doesn't have a news section or anything like that, but
I'd like to propose the appended patch.

> Also I was wondering how I ought to report bugs for it.  I think there
> should be a 'gold' component in bugzilla.

Yes, good idea.

> Finally, do you want bug reports for "missing" options?  For example,
> I tried building gcc with gold in my path and the first problem was
> that it does not implement --build-id.

Yes, I think bug reports for missing options are the best approach.

I'll take a look.  When did gcc start passing --build-id?


Index: index.html
RCS file: /cvs/binutils/htdocs/index.html,v
retrieving revision 1.52
diff -u -r1.52 index.html
--- index.html	28 Aug 2007 21:58:56 -0000	1.52
+++ index.html	23 Mar 2008 02:27:48 -0000
@@ -34,6 +34,8 @@
     <li><b>c++filt</b> - Filter to demangle encoded C++
+    <li><b>gold</b> - A new, faster, ELF only linker, still in beta test.</li>
     <li><b>gprof</b> - Displays profiling information.</li>
     <li><b>nlmconv</b> - Converts object code into an NLM.</li>

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