ld -shared --eh-frame-hdr gives empty eh_frame_hdr

Jakub Jelinek jakub@redhat.com
Fri Jul 16 13:16:00 GMT 2004

On Fri, Jul 16, 2004 at 03:11:05PM +0200, David Simms wrote:
> Gidday,
> So I was trying compile a small shared library (on x86 with: gcc 3.3.4 +
> binutils 2.15) without -fpic:
>   $ gcc -c -funwind-tables -o foo.o foo.c
>   $ ld --eh-frame-hdr -shared -o foo.so foo.o

You should never use ld directly to link programs, use gcc instead.
It knows all the details how to link a program or a shared library properly.
Particularly, you haven't put in crt files, which means that .eh_frame
is likely not zero terminated as it is required to be.


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