[fpc-pascal] Other linkers support

Jonas Maebe jonas.maebe at elis.ugent.be
Sat Nov 19 12:52:47 CET 2016

denisgolovan wrote:

> 18.11.2016, 13:00, "Jonas Maebe" <jonas.maebe at elis.ugent.be>:
>> denisgolovan wrote on Fri, 18 Nov 2016:
>>>  Last time I tried, ld scripts generated by fpc caused some errors on
>>>  gold linker.
>>>  Are there any plans for support anything else besides standard ld?
>> Gold and lld are supposed to be compatible with GNU ld (bar ancient
>> stuff that is no longer relevant current platforms). If you get
>> errors, please report bugs against these other linkers.
> Ok.
> See http://bugs.freepascal.org/view.php?id=30956 then.

With "report a bug against these other linkers" I meant "report a bug to
the project that develops those linkers". The reason is that they are
supposed to be drop-in replacements for GNU/BFD ld, so any
incompatibility is a bug/missing feature in their implementation.


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