Experimental GCC supporting dynamic linking and shared libraries

John Tytgat John.Tytgat at aaug.net
Tue Nov 22 16:06:05 PST 2005

In message <4dcdf5ecf2leenoar at ukos.com>
          Lee Noar <leenoar at ukos.com> wrote:

> I've uploaded an unofficial, experimental version of GCC to my
> web site:
> <http://www.leenoar.ukos.com/gcc/index.html>
> This is an ELF only toolchain which can be used to build shared
> libraries and dynamically linked binaries for RISC OS.
> It comprises of GCC 3.4.4 and binutils 2.15. All tools supplied
> are themselves dynamically linked (which helps test the system
> as it's developed).
> [...]

Is it possible to make a diff a available for this code ? I'm interested
to see what the changes are so far.

> Although all should be 32bit compatible, shared libraries are
> stored in the RMA on all systems. I intend to change this to a
> dynamic area for 32bit systems in a future release.

Why not always store it in DA ? And I would make it RO too so that if
someone tries to write to it, this gets faulted.

John Tytgat, in his comfy chair at home                                 BASS
John.Tytgat at aaug.net                             ARM powered, RISC OS driven

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