Bug#175144: libstdc++5-pic: no version information available (required by specialmap-reader)
On Fri, Jan 03, 2003 at 06:30:52AM -0500, Anthony DeRobertis wrote:
> On Fri, 2003-01-03 at 05:13, Matthias Klose wrote:
> > How to avoid this?
> Not sure. The libc6-pic package doesn't suffer from this warning. The
> major difference I see quickly is some "libc_pic.map" file which lists
> symbols by version (apparently).
> Having that map file appears to make mklibs call the linker with
> --version-script, which *I think* is what we want to quiet the warning.
If it would help, libstdc++ also has such a file in its sources.
I would therefore like to posit that computing's central challenge, viz. "How
not to make a mess of it," has /not/ been met.
- Edsger Dijkstra, 1930-2002