[RFC PATCH 0/2] elfutils: don't use dlopen() for libebl modules
Frank Ch. Eigler
Thu Jul 4 00:56:00 GMT 2019
> Some of the binaries use libebl, and although libebl is linked into libdw.so,
> the libebl symbols are not exported by libdw. So, libebl is linked in
> statically for the binaries.
> This is why I suggested exporting those symbols from libdw.so. (I also
> considered adding a libebl.so, but that would have a circular dependency with
> libdw.so, so they might as well be combined).
Ah, thanks for the (re-)explanation. IMHO, if the API is useful
enough to be used by mainline elfutils binaries, it is useful enough
to be used by others. So a +1 from me for solib-exporting them.
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