Build failure against binutils-gold

Jeff Johnson n3npq at
Mon Jul 19 15:57:31 CEST 2010

On Jul 19, 2010, at 9:52 AM, Werner Koch wrote:

> On Sat, 17 Jul 2010 15:28, ametzler at said:
>> libgcrypt tests fail to build with binutils-gold. Some tests directly
> It is sad that libgcrypt builds on a huge variety of platforms using all
> kinds of toolchains but the only linker whichs yields problem is the one
> supposed to replace the standard binutils based GNU ld :-(
> It would be much better to fix that shiny golden linker than to fix
> makefiles around for a decade and more.  All the trouble of C double
> plus now hitting those who try avoid it.

Amen, brother.

73 de Jeff

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