On Tue, 23 Oct 2001, Ralf Baechle wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 23, 2001 at 02:41:33PM +0200, Klaus Naumann wrote:
> > > > > 1. You don't compile shared libraries with -fpic/-fPIC.
> > > > > 2. Even if you do, you may overflow GOT table.
> > > >
> > > > Well, even adding -fpic doesn't help a whole lot.
> > > > What is a GOT table ? And do you see any fix for the problem ?
> > >
> > > -fpic is default on Linux/MIPS and as such adding that option won't have
> > > any
> > > effect.
> > I also tried -fPIC . -Wa,-xgot is also the default. -G X doesn't
> > change anything ...
> -G is not supported with PIC and unless somebody really had his crack
> bucketwise or otherwise hates performance -Wa,-xgot isn't default. ATM
I meant it's default in the mozilla Makefile. Not really default
So to ask again, there is no other solution than -xgot ?
And if that's the only solution, what are the issues ? Only
bigger code ?
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