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Re: Shared libobjc in gcc 3.0.2 doesn't work with "make check"
On Wed, Oct 17, 2001 at 09:58:29AM +0200, Franz Sirl wrote:
> At 08:46 17.10.2001, H . J . Lu wrote:
> >The ObjC testcase doesn't work at all unless there is libgcc_s.so.1
> >somewhere available for dynamic linker. It is because the shared
> >libobjc has libgcc_s.so.1 in DT_NEEDED and the GNU linker treats
> >it just like dynamic linker. That means ld won't search -L for
> >libgcc_s.so.1. If there is no libgcc_s.so.1 for dynamic linker,
> >which happens when you never install gcc 3.x before, all ObjC tests
> >will fail. For ObjC test, you should use LD_LIBRARY_PATH Or -rpath
> >for the final link.
> AFAIR this was fixed in the mainline by:
> 2001-06-16 Franz Sirl <Franz.Sirlfirstname.lastname@example.org>
> * gccspec.c (lang_specific_driver): If compiling ObjC, add
> -shared-libgcc when necessary.
> * Makefile.in (gccspec.o): Compile with DRIVER_DEFINES.
> Hmm, totally forgot about that, it should have gone into 3.0.1 already...
Why not backport it to 3.0.x?