Assembler errors, BFD assertion

Mumit Khan khan@NanoTech.Wisc.EDU
Tue Nov 30 23:39:00 GMT 1999

On Tue, 23 Nov 1999, Kalkavouras, Michael wrote:

> I have just started the porting process and I have run into some strange
> errors I have no idea where they come from.
> I have pasted the error message in case anyone has run into those BFD
> assertions and knows a way around. I am not very familiar with Unix so I
> have no idea where to start from.
> Any ideas?
> Cheers,
> Mike
> d:\cygnus\CYGWIN~1\H-I586~1\bin\..\lib\gcc-lib\i586-cygwin32\egcs-2.91.57\cc
> 1.exe C:\TEMP\ccCXwjdG.i -quiet -dumpbase AW_CMMCS_SEM_lib.c -ansi -g -Wall
> -ansi -version -fPIC -o C:\TEMP\ccP2pmmJ.s

Do not use -fPIC or -fpic, it's meaningless on windows32. Newer versions
of GCC will complain about it, rather than you run into this problem.


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