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Re: crtbegin.o, crtend.o

To: Thomas Bogendoerfer <>
Subject: Re: crtbegin.o, crtend.o
Date: Tue, 13 Jan 1998 03:36:23 +0100
Cc: "K." <>,
In-reply-to: <>; from Thomas Bogendoerfer on Mon, Jan 12, 1998 at 07:56:22PM +0100
References: <Pine.GSO.3.95.980112161052.11350F-100000@l4-00.orchestra.cse.unsw.EDU.AU> <> <>
On Mon, Jan 12, 1998 at 07:56:22PM +0100, Thomas Bogendoerfer wrote:

> > > um... can anyone point out where these files can be obtained? In our
> > > recent install, (Indy R4600) made from the root-be-0.01 root filesystem
> > > with the recent binutils-2.8.1-2, they are missing. We hacked out dummy
> > > object files (crtbegin has a __main() which calls main() and crtend is
> > > empty) and we can successfully compile simple programs; but before we turn
> > > our attention to compiling nastier pieces of code we would like to check
> > > that we have not tainted our /usr/lib :)
> > 
> > Upgrade your system with all the rpm packages.  root-0.01 was my first
> > collection of Indy executables and basically_every_ ELF file has bugs in
> > it ...
> but at least with the little endian gcc rpm you want get crtbegin.o and
> crtend.o, because they are missing. Neither x86, alpha nor sparc have such
> files (at least not in gcc), so they are missing from the redhat .spec file.
> Sorry for the late bug report.

I think we had that topic before.  My rpm gcc-2.7.2-2 dated 971213 fixes
that.  Think I never uploaded it, sigh ...


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