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Re: PATCH: PR ld/10433: Latest ld fails to link ldconfig properly
H.J. Lu wrote:
On Wed, Jul 22, 2009 at 4:34 PM, Alan Modra<email@example.com> wrote:
On Wed, Jul 22, 2009 at 02:32:27PM -0700, H.J. Lu wrote:
A STT_GNU_IFUNC symbol goes through PLT only if it is ever referenced.
I checked in this patch to fix it.
You don't have global authority to commit patches. I'd normally let
this sort of patch pass, but I quite clearly explained why I removed
your test of ref_regular before. Please revert this patch and instead
fix it in your target finish_dynamic_symbol.
I disagree. If ref_regular isn't set properly, IFUNC may not work
properly at all. I will revert my patch and move it to the Linux
Granted all GNU/Linux systems use your binutils fork, but
could you explain why the issue is important enough to fix in your
binutils fork, but doesn't merit fixing in the sourceware.org version?