gold --format incompatible with gnu ld

Cristian Rodríguez crrodriguez@opensuse.org
Fri Mar 8 22:54:00 GMT 2013


El vie 08 mar 2013 19:35:38 CLST, Ian Lance Taylor escribió:
> On 3/8/13, Cristian Rodríguez <crrodriguez@opensuse.org> wrote:
>>
>> recently ran into a problem linking with gold
>>    --> https://github.com/dvdhrm/kmscon/issues/83
>>
>> The issue at hand is that GNU ld accepts --format=default but gold
>> doesn't. and GNU LD does not accept plain --format=elf so there is no
>> generic solution.
>>
>> can gold be changed so "default" means "elf" or provides the same
>> behavior as gnu ld ?
>
> I didn't know --format=default worked.  Fixed for gold like so.
> Committed to mainline.
>
> Ian
>
> 2013-03-08  Ian Lance Taylor  <iant@google.com>
>
> 	* options.cc (General_options::string_to_object_format): Accept
> 	"default".

Cool, thanks for your time :-)



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