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Date: Sat, 11 Jan 2014 17:10:56 -0600
From: Rob Landley <>
Subject: Re: Re: libgcc --disable-shared test case

On 01/11/14 16:45, Rich Felker wrote:
> The way to fix it is to find the conditional logic in the gcc build
> system (I forget whether it's in configure, the Makefiles, or the
> headers) that disables use of the visibility attribute when
> --disable-shared is passed, and simply dummy it out so that visibility
> is always used. At one point we discussed on IRC how this could be
> fixed at the GCC level, so I could probably dig something out of IRC
> logs if you want.

I'm not worried about figuring out how to beat another piece of brain 
damage out of gcc (by removing code, always by _removing_ something they 
shouldn't have done in the first place).

It's fixing a problem I can't reproduce that's the hard part. Hence the 
request for a test case...


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