[rfc] declaring new object format "FDPIC ELF"

Nick Clifton nickc@redhat.com
Tue Apr 22 18:50:00 GMT 2008


Hi Mike,

> what i'd like to do is promote FDPIC ELF as an object format so that we can do 
> the default target binding based on tuple and in the configure scripts rather 
> than having this logic in the source code.  the annoying part is that the 
> obj-fdpicelf files merely define one or two things and then include the 
> normal obj-elf files.  i'm attaching a working patch (that is both outdated 
> wrt CVS head and lacking ChangeLogs/etc...) to show what i mean.  if this is 
> the way to go, i'll clean it up and submit it for commit.

It may seem rather clunky, but I think that this is the way to go.  So 
please do submit a tidied up patch.

Cheers
   Nick



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