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Re: glibc 2.1 and gabi
> Date: Thu, 20 Jul 2000 13:57:29 -0700
> From: "H . J . Lu" <email@example.com>
> Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com,
> firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com
> glibc 2.2 is ok. The problem is the existing glibc 2.1 systems. The
> binaries created by the new linker under glibc 2.1 may not run due
> to those new dtags. I just sent in a new patch which turns off the
> new dtag by default so that the linker can create the working binaries
> under glibc 2.1.
OK. That makes sense.
Ideally, you would want to only add the new tags when they make a
difference to how the executable should be treated. I don't know what
the new tags do so I don't know if this is possible.
- Geoffrey Keating <firstname.lastname@example.org>