glibc build error: linking nptl static - V2.17

Carlos O'Donell
Tue Apr 2 14:20:00 GMT 2013

On Tue, Apr 2, 2013 at 10:18 AM, Carlos O'Donell
<> wrote:
> On Mon, Apr 1, 2013 at 10:36 PM, L A Walsh <> wrote:
>> I'm getting an undefined reference when trying to build a static version
>> of glibc for standalone/rescue tool building but am getting the following
>> link error:
>> /home/tools/glibc/glibc/nptl/../nptl/sysdeps/unix/sysv/linux/x86_64/cancellation.S:80:
>> undefined reference to `__GI___pthread_unwind'
> Unfortunately this isn't a very well tested configuration.

Just to make it clear: What you have discovered is a bug.

All the configure options should work to build glibc.
If they don't it's a bug, either configure should reject the
options or it should build.


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