Re: binutils in debian unstable is broken.
Two bugs were filed. I'm already working on it. CVS does the same thing,
so I'm sure it won't be long before upstream beats me to a fix.
Apologies, as usual. I've got an upload waiting for a patch that fixes
it (it will also include an hppa fix that has been waited upon).
On Tue, 4 Dec 2001, Daniel T. Chen wrote:
> Filed last night. See
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> On 4 Dec 2001, safemode wrote:
> > binutils 188.8.131.52.12.3-1
> > has a problem compiling any 2.4.x kernel in recent history, ld
> > specifically. Last version that did compile was along with gcc version
> > gcc version 2.95.4 20011006 (Debian prerelease)
> > ld -m elf_i386 -T /usr/src/linux/arch/i386/vmlinux.lds -e stext
> > arch/i386/kernel/head.o arch/i386/kernel/init_task.o init/main.o
> > init/version.o \
> > --start-group \
> > arch/i386/kernel/kernel.o arch/i386/mm/mm.o kernel/kernel.o
> > mm/mm.o fs/fs.o ipc/ipc.o \
> > drivers/char/char.o drivers/block/block.o drivers/misc/misc.o
> > drivers/net/net.o drivers/media/media.o drivers/ide/idedriver.o
> > drivers/pci/driver.o drivers/video/video.o \
> > net/network.o \
> > /usr/src/linux/arch/i386/lib/lib.a /usr/src/linux/lib/lib.a
> > /usr/src/linux/arch/i386/lib/lib.a \
> > --end-group \
> > -o vmlinux
> > drivers/char/char.o(.data+0x46b4): undefined reference to `local symbols
> > in discarded section .text.exit'
> > make: *** [vmlinux] Error 1
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