Re: binutils-gold and symbols files
Michael Biebl wrote:
> Peter Fritzsche wrote:
> > Michael Biebl wrote:
> >> What I noticed is, that every package with symbols file, produced a
> >> lintian error, as binutils-gold added new symbols, the most common one
> >> was end@base
> >> What's the reason for those additional symbol(s) with binutils-gold?
> > This is an open problem reported as #553435 (see also forwarded bug). I
> > haven't received any updates to this problem(?) yet. I will post
> > information about that inside the bug report if I receive anything useful
> > from the author.
> Apart from the addition end@base symbol, binutils-gold also doesn't seem to
> honor the -export-symbols-regex linker flag, which is most likely the cause
> for the other additional symbols I see.
Thanks for the info. I will forward that.