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Re: Linker plugins should be aware of --defsym during symbol resolution
> Fair enough. It was a contrived example, not based on anything I have seen
> so far. If that violates ODR then I agree all bets are off.
BTW, Ian wrote this comment in script.cc:
// The GNU linker lets symbol assignments in the linker script
// silently override defined symbols in object files. We are
// compatible. FIXME: Should we issue a warning?
I think this is a misfeature, and the comment suggests that Ian thought so too.