This is the mail archive of the
mailing list for the binutils project.
Re: Stupid question: linking with a symbol under a different name
> Suppose I have:
> - compiled object file "main.o" with unresolved symbol "symbol1";
> - build shared library "libused.so" with exported symbol "symbol2".
> Is there way to somehow link program "main" from "main.o", telling it to use "symbol2" from "libused.so" as "symbol1"?
Why not create a foo.c file that defines symbol1 and then passes any reference on to symbol2 ?