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Re: [I don't think it's off-topic at all] Linking speed for C++
On Tue, May 29, 2001 at 02:45:03PM -0700, Geoff Keating wrote:
> On some platforms, this doesn't work the way you'd like. Instead, the
> PIC code is fully resolved at link time... and still generating PLT
> entries or COPY relocs.
Hmm. Are you sure? It shouldn't in the case of data symbols.
For code symbols that is fine -- we'd be branching to the PLT
in any case.
I'd class this as a linker bug if it happens.