This is the mail archive of the gcc@gcc.gnu.org mailing list for the GCC project.


Index Nav: [Date Index] [Subject Index] [Author Index] [Thread Index]
Message Nav: [Date Prev] [Date Next] [Thread Prev] [Thread Next]
Other format: [Raw text]

Re: [i386] Why g++ _always_ link an executable with libm.so?



On Jan 5, 2005, at 1:51 PM, Mike Hearn wrote:


On Wed, 2005-01-05 at 13:21 -0500, Andrew Pinski wrote:
Well then make binutils change over --as-needed to be default.

Tried, it doesn't work, there are too many broken libraries in the world
that don't correctly enumerate their dependencies in the NEEDED section.
Instead they rely on the user of the library to complete the set when
they use it :(

Again why are you complaining when a good dynamic loader will not load the needed libraries unless they are really needed?

-- Pinski


Index Nav: [Date Index] [Subject Index] [Author Index] [Thread Index]
Message Nav: [Date Prev] [Date Next] [Thread Prev] [Thread Next]