[fpc-pascal]Dynamic Symbol Information For Functions and Procedures in Linux ELF

Peter Vreman peter at freepascal.org
Fri Jun 1 18:03:20 CEST 2001

At 16:49 1-6-01, you wrote:
>I think there is a distinction between static symbols and dynamic symbols.
>libglade auto-connect feature (which uses gmodule) works only with dynamic
>symbols and
>the C program always generates dynamic symbols for on_window1_destroy
>function.  Even after I strip the C binary, the dynamic symbols stay there.
>On the other hand, FPC does not include any function -even those are
>actually used and  called in the code, in the dynamic symbol table.
>If I enable debug info, the function names are included in the static
>table but not in the dynamic one.
>Is there a compiler directive/switch in FPC which does this?

If you can supply what we've to add the the assembler to generate dynamic 
symbols we can maybe at them in the compiler.


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