PATCH: PR ld/14052: binutils 2.22.52.0.2 breaks 3.3.x kernel on i686

Alan Modra amodra@gmail.com
Sat May 5 04:56:00 GMT 2012


On Fri, May 04, 2012 at 10:06:55AM -0700, H.J. Lu wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> Fix for
> 
> http://sourceware.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=13621
> 
> breaks Linux kernel:
> 
> http://sourceware.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=14052
> 
> This patch reverts the fix for PR 13621 and keeps empty input sections
> with symbols.  OK to install?

I've reverted the patch for 13621.  We can consider a solution like
your keeping empty sections with symbols, separately.  No doubt keeping
empty sections will impact the testsuite if nothing else.

-- 
Alan Modra
Australia Development Lab, IBM



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