SONAME and powerpc64le-linux ABI changes

Joseph Myers
Mon Oct 18 19:02:07 GMT 2021

On Fri, 15 Oct 2021, Bill Schmidt via Gcc wrote:

> Beyond ABI and compiler support, glibc would also need to support IEEE 
> QP for these other targets.  Currently we only have support for 
> powerpc64le.

And that would involve new syntax in glibc Versions files, as discussed in 
<>, to give the 
binary128 versions of certain functions (functions added after the initial 
_Float128 support was added to glibc but before it gets added for these 
other ABIs) the right symbol version.

Joseph S. Myers

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