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Re: Linking libstdc++ with gcc-3.0.2 prerelease fails on IA64
On Monday, 15 October 2001, H . J . Lu wrote:
> On Mon, Oct 15, 2001 at 10:26:55AM -0700, Janis Johnson wrote:
> > On Sun, Oct 14, 2001 at 06:38:26PM -0500, Krishnakumar B wrote:
> > >
> > > I am trying to bootstrap IA-64. During the link stage of libstdc++, I get
> > > the following message. I can reproduce the failure at the same stage with
> > > the snapshots 200011001 and 20011007 also.
> > >
> > > .libs/string-inst.o:/u/kitty/tools/gcc-3.0.2-20011014/ia64-redhat-linux/ia64-redhat-linux/libstdc++-v3/include/bits/basic_string.h:238:
> > > unsupported reloc
> > I see this with the mainline CVS. Rather than looking into it I've just
> > avoided building c++ and java. Unless someone already knows what the
> > problem is I can look into it.
> I believe it is a binutils bug. Please tell me how to reproduce it. I
> will make sure it is fixed.
Just try bootstrapping gcc on IA64. Linking libstdc++ fails with this
error. True for both the mainline or prerelease. I resorted to linking
using binutils 220.127.116.11.8 though I am sure that it will link with any
binutils other than 18.104.22.168.5.
Krishnakumar B <kitty at cs dot wustl dot edu>
Distributed Object Computing Laboratory, Washington University in St.Louis