[LinuxBIOS] Patch file for ld/fedora 8 issue as promised...
Marc.Karasek at Sun.COM
Fri Jan 4 20:34:40 CET 2008
Ed sorry for the duplicate, but I only originally replied to you.
I will take a look at it. When I ran it it did add the option on my
system. The only question I had was for an older ld version would it
I did the patch using svn diff from the tree. Is there another way to
mailto:marc.karasek at sun.com
Ed Swierk wrote:
> On 1/3/08, Marc Karasek <Marc.Karasek at sun.com> wrote:
>> Here is the patch with the ld option check as well.
>> I had to make a few changes to Ron's original patch. One of the problems
>> was that CFLAGS was being set as a := in the Makefile and was overwriting
>> the += that was in Makefile.settings. So I added DISTRO_CFLAGS and
>> DISTRO_LFLAGS for the two additonal flags. The reason for two was that the
>> build-id option is only used during linking and generated warnings if used
>> on a compile line and was not being pulled in for the linker lines. These
>> defines were added to the appropriate places in the Makefile via the
>> Config.lb file.
> Are you sure the buildtarget change is right? It seems to be doing
> just the opposite of what we want, adding --build-id=none only if
> build-id is _not_ found in ld --help.
> Also it would be very helpful if you could submit patches in a form
> that patch or quilt can grok; they both choked on the one you sent.
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