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From: Alex Alexander <wired@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] Adding --as-needed to LDFLAGS in profiles/default/linux/make.defaults
Date: Mon, 28 Jun 2010 12:11:26
In Reply to: [gentoo-dev] Adding --as-needed to LDFLAGS in profiles/default/linux/make.defaults by Nirbheek Chauhan
On Mon, Jun 28, 2010 at 06:39:44AM +0530, Nirbheek Chauhan wrote:
> Hello everyone, > > ... > > What needs to be done now is for someone with lots of CPU power to > grab the list of packages[1], and build them one-by-one (all > versions), adding to a new list all the ebuilds that fail. How to > test: > > LDFLAGS="-Wl,--as-needed" emerge -v1 $atom > > Once we have the list that fails with normal as-needed, we can fix > them, get the fix upstreamed (if possible), and switch the flag on. > This action should probably be accompanied by a news item informing > users about the change, and encouraging them to report the (rare) bug > which might hit them. > > Let's try to make Gentoo less frustrating for our users.
I'll help ;) Testing from the bottom up to avoid overlapping with hwoarang.
> 1. > -- > ~Nirbheek Chauhan > > Gentoo GNOME+Mozilla Team
-- Alex Alexander :: wired Gentoo Developer