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Re: [PATCH 1/2]: configure: use the .set directive when testing for .weak


On Tuesday, September 21, 2010 14:35:35 Ulrich Drepper wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 21, 2010 at 11:16, Mike Frysinger wrote:
> > your port isnt the only one that does this.
> 
> Which is why this patch shouldn't be necessary.  I have no experience
> with such ports but somehow it already works without any further
> changes.

that really makes no sense at all.  there is clear documentation that the "sym 
= foo" syntax does not work for all ports, but ".set sym, foo" does.

we made a similar change in uClibc to use .set in libc-symbols.h but never 
bothered pushing it upstream due to your remarkable penchant for accepting 
fixes.
-mike

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