[fpc-pascal] no_dead_strip not recognized by OS X 10.3 assembler

Jonas Maebe jonas.maebe at elis.ugent.be
Mon Oct 29 11:08:48 CET 2007

On 29 Oct 2007, at 11:03, Tobias Giesen wrote:

> I am now trying the latest Lazarus snapshots on OS X 10.3 on a powerpc
> Mac. The application compiles 99% fine but at the end it fails with  
> the
> following errors (from the assembler, I assume):
> unknown section attribute: no_dead_strip
> [...]
> Error while assembling Exit Code 1
> Is there a solution for this problem?

Yes, add the -CX- -X- command line options. Dead code stripping is  
not supported by the 10.3 assembler/linker. The compiler has however  
no clue on which OS version it is running, so if Lazarus tells it to  
generate smart linkable code, it will do so.


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