Binutils bug with -Wl,--relax
Fri May 25 02:20:00 GMT 2012
On 25/05/2012, at 2:07 PM, Matt Turner wrote:
> I began testing gcc-4.7.0 today on alpha and remembered that >=gcc-4.6
> cannot build itself on alpha without passing -Wl,--no-relax.
> See http://sources.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=5276
As projects are growing in code size more and more are being affected
by this bug we are also requiring a lot of use of --no-relax in the
Debian Alpha port. That gcc is now being affected by it is a real
I am prepared to assist in testing including running debugging
versions of binutils under gdb to see if we can better isolate the
problem and find a solution, but I would need guidance since I know
very little of the binutils code.
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