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Re: [PATCH] Remove STARTFILE_PREFIX_SPEC spec
- From: Mark Mitchell <mark at codesourcery dot com>
- To: Andrew Pinski <pinskia at physics dot uc dot edu>
- Cc: "gcc-patches at gcc dot gnu dot org Patches" <gcc-patches at gcc dot gnu dot org>
- Date: Fri, 14 Jan 2005 13:01:20 -0800
- Subject: Re: [PATCH] Remove STARTFILE_PREFIX_SPEC spec
- Organization: CodeSourcery, LLC
- References: <807207D4-62B2-11D9-A683-000A95D692F4@physics.uc.edu>
Andrew Pinski wrote:
STARTFILE_PREFIX_SPEC was added to fix-up the problems with multi-libed
targets but turned out there was a better way to fix the problem and was
basically unused within 4 months.
<http://gcc.gnu.org/ml/gcc-patches/2002-05/msg01660.html>: The patch which
<http://gcc.gnu.org/ml/gcc-patches/2002-09/msg01218.html>: The patch which
made it useless.
The last use was removed (which I cannot find the gcc-patches message for):
2003-08-23 Richard Sandiford <email@example.com>
* config/mips/linux64.h (STARTFILE_PREFIX_SPEC): Remove.
This patch removes STARTFILE_PREFIX_SPEC and I will close PR 19353 as
willnotfix. OK? Bootstrapped and tested on powerpc-darwin.
The patch is OK.
I'm not online, so I can't look at the PR you reference, so I cannot
comment on that.