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Date: Sun, 19 May 2013 23:36:05 +0200
From: Luca Barbato <>
Subject: Re: patch: make the size of errbuf configurable

On 05/19/2013 11:05 PM, Szabolcs Nagy wrote:
> * Z. Gilboa <> [2013-05-19 16:12:58 -0400]:
>> When a shared library that resides in a deeply nested folder
>> contains unresolved (long-named, mangled) symbols, the displayed
>> name of the library and/or symbol might get truncated.  The attached
>> patch makes the size of errbuf (ldso/dynlink.c) configurable
>> (--with-ld-errbuf-size), while yet leaving the default size of 128
>> unaffected.
> i dont think this is the best place to start adding configurations
> i'd prefer simply increasing the buffer if this is an issue
> c++ mangled names can get pretty insane, i just checked my system

check boost-spirit for the most amazing results (we are talking
kilobytes for a single symbol)


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