PATCH: A strang symbol versioning problem

H. J. Lu hjl@lucon.org
Sun Aug 11 07:48:00 GMT 2002


On Sun, Aug 11, 2002 at 09:06:59AM -0400, Jack Howarth wrote:
> HJ,
>    I can confirm that the proposed binutils-version-add patch does
> solve the build problems with libeel 2.0.3 using a glibc 2.2.5
> built with Franz's latest libgcc-compat patches. Also the patch seems
> to not have any serious side-effects as I am able to rebuild a glibc
> 2.2.5 which then passes all of make check. I am building gcc 3.2
> pre-release now with Franz's proposed symbol versioning changes
> and will rebuild glibc again against that to confirm that the        
> duplicate symbol issues are resolved for both gcc 2.95.4 and 
> patched-3.2.

I am not 100% confident about my patch. I will go back and look another
look to convince myself it is the right thing to do. In the meantime,
I hope someone else also double checks it.


H.J.



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