Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 104347
can not create shared object with -Bsymbolic
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:06:53 EST
Description of problem:Can not create shared object with -Bsymbolic; gives
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
ld version 126.96.36.199.8
Steps to Reproduce:
1.compile and run the below repro
printf("calling b() ...\n");
printf("calling c() ...\n");
printf("This is c().\n");
gcc3 -fPIC -c a.c
gcc3 -fPIC -c b.c
gcc3 -fPIC -c c.c
gcc3 -fPIC -c m.c
gcc3 -Wl,-Bsymbolic -shared -o a.sl a.o
a.o: In function 'call_func':
a.c:12: undefined reference to 'b'
collect2: ld returned 1 exit status
This is a linker bug, not gcc bug, present on ia32 as well.
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