Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 865388
Static archives don't contain debuginfo
Last modified: 2015-05-04 21:37:27 EDT
Description of problem:
brp-strip-static-archives strips static archives. The solution is to rename them so that this rpmbuild script doesn't find them. Linker scripts need to be updated accordingly. I verified that when named .ar instead of .a, the linker (both BFD and gold) can still use these archives as libraries.
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Steps to Reproduce:
Since the problem described in this bug report should be
resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a
resolution of ERRATA.
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