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Description of problem:
ld segfaults while trying to link blender
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. download and try to compile blender 2.26
2. linking fails with a ld segfault
Actual Results: ld segfaults
Expected Results: it should have worked.
I did compile blender successfully on RedHat Linux 8.0
See also http://sources.redhat.com/ml/bug-binutils/2003-q1/msg00224.html
Can you reproduce it with contemporary binutils (FC3 t2 best)?