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Re: Building GDB Statically
On Tue, Mar 13, 2007 at 06:07:55PM -0000, Dave Korn wrote:
> Most GNU software allows you to specify "--disable-shared" as an option to
> the configure command to obtain a statically-linked build; this takes care of
> everything you need to do for both compiler flags, linker flags, libtool
> settings etc.
Actually, --disable-shared normally only generates static libraries
instead of shared libraries.
Setting LDFLAGS or CFLAGS should work. However GDB may or may not
when moved between systems; I do not recommend the use of static
binaries. Compiling a dynamically linked binary on the oldest
interesting system works best.