Re: qt3 -ffunction-sections bug
On Mon, Feb 17, 2003 at 12:27:53AM -0800, Randolph Chung wrote:
> In reference to a message from Chris Cheney, dated Feb 14:
> > It appears Qt3 still is having a problem compiling, with gcc suggesting
> > use of -ffunction-sections. I thought a bug related to this had already
> > been fixed(?)
> > http://buildd.debian.org/fetch.php?&pkg=qt-x11-free&ver=3%3A3.1.1-3&arch=hppa&stamp=1045250569&file=log&as=raw
> no, the function-sections problem is related to binutils (linking
> problem). the previous failure in the build log was related to
> assembly errors. there is a fix floating around for the linker problem
> too, but i'm not sure what the status is. i'll follow up on this and see
> what happens.
I was fiddling with 'coin' on the weekend and it _does_ seem to be a
function-sections problem. This _bad_ behaviour is definately going into
my "HP/PA Userspace development plan" document.