Fix assertion failure on aliases of dynamic weak symbols

Richard Sandiford richard@codesourcery.com
Wed Jul 18 18:23:00 GMT 2007


"H.J. Lu" <hjl@lucon.org> writes:
> I think the proper way to fix this is
>
> 1. Select a different section for linker created symbol to avoid false
> symbol alias in a shared library.

I disagree.  If the linker script defines a symbol in a section statement,
why shouldn't the symbol belong to that section?  I'm bet folk out there
are relying on that behaviour.

Richard



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