Re: OpenSSL 0.9.6/0.9.7, LDAP, SSH, friends
On Wed, 12 Feb 2003, Joel Baker wrote:
> > Huh? All our archs accept, and work with versioned symbols the same way.
> > They use the same toolchain and runtime linker now...
> Partially correct - the NetBSD ports use the same toolchain, but a
> different linker. On the other hand, I'm not aware of any problems in said
> linker with handling versioned symbols, so it's not relevant to *this*
> issue, with any luck.
If they can't handle it, well, sending versioning patches upstream is better
done as an autoconf thing, and it shouldn't be too dificult to check wether
the linker accepts or not the versioning request. If it accepts the syntax,
but doesn't do anything with it, that's not our problem.
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