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Re: default linker for shared libraries, need some comments
- From: Yaroslav Popovitch <yp at sot dot com>
- To: Andreas Jaeger <aj at suse dot de>
- Cc: libc-alpha at sources dot redhat dot com
- Date: Fri, 25 Apr 2003 16:21:34 +0300 (EEST)
- Subject: Re: default linker for shared libraries, need some comments
On Fri, 25 Apr 2003, Andreas Jaeger wrote:
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> On Thursday 24 April 2003 22:31, Yaroslav Popovitch wrote:
> > Hi! I had some problems with setting default linker for shared libraries.
> > They are always linked against ld-linux.so.2. Option --dynamic-linker
> > works only for usual programs.
> Why are you trying to do this? It sounds like a real hack. You always need
> to link against the same dynamic linker as the C library comes from. So,
> even if you would succeed, you might have a dynamic linker that does not work
> with the C library that you have and your program will break badly.
This is related to lsb runtime implementation. At this moment
/lib/ld-lsb.so.1 is a link to /lib/ld-linux.so.2. I found that
applications compiled with patched gcc are linked against
/lib/ld-lsb.so.1. But shared libraries are still linked against
ld-linux.so.2. I was trying to solve this problem.
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> Andreas Jaeger
> SuSE Labs aj at suse dot de
> private aj at arthur dot inka dot de
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