[fpc-pascal] In EABI ARM rootdisk dynamic linker is not named ld-linux.so.2

Daniël Mantione daniel.mantione at freepascal.org
Wed Jul 4 20:41:16 CEST 2007

Op Wed, 4 Jul 2007, schreef josepascual:

> Hi developer of freepascal (for arm) et all
> I have tried a freepascal program for arm EABI. I have created a ppcrossarm
> with SOFTFLOAT with binutils for EABI.
> Freepascal program compiled okey but When I run it in ARM board (with
> rootdisk EABI) I received a "FILE NOT FOUND"
> It was due that ld-linux.so is not ld-linux.so.2 but ld-linux.so.3 (in order
> to allow libraries for OABI and EABI in the 
> same rootdisk at the same time).
> problem can be resolved with a symbolic link or patching in
> ./compiler/systems/t_linux.pas
> Simbolic link breaks possibility to allow libraries for OABI and EABI where
> place 
> in same rootdisk running OABI program and EABI program at the same time.
> What is your opinion? (I'm very novice in EABI world so it's really possible
> I'm wrong)
> how does program detect to use dynamic linker ld-linux.so.2 or
> ld-linux.so.3?
> Should it be possible detect if fpc compiler has built with eabi toolschain
> or are using eabi toolchain to generate
> compiled programs?

The dynamic loader the compiler depends on the libc you use. What libc do 
you use?


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