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Re: gcc and -fPIC

On Wednesday 20 Mar 2002 11:00 pm, Michel LESPINASSE wrote:

> I'd like to add that some architectures (including x86) do not actualy
> require that you use -fPIC for shared libraries. If you choose to do
> that, the benefits are that you dont pay the overhead of -fPIC code,
> the drawbacks however are that 1) the resulting shared lib violates
> debian policy, 2) programs which use the shared lib will need to do

So are you saying I should use -fPIC on all architectures?

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