Joakim.Tjernlund at infinera.com
Fri Feb 8 00:54:44 PST 2019
On Thu, 2019-02-07 at 20:17 -0800, H. Peter Anvin wrote:
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> On 2/7/19 1:53 PM, Joakim Tjernlund wrote:
> > > > -z muldefs would bloat the libraries unnecessarily, but worse it might
> > > > mask real errors.
> > >
> > > Looking into the debian patches posted here I see that not using -z muldefs causes
> > > bugs. I think you should just use muldefs and report the duplicated memset/memcpy syms
> > > in gnu-efi as an bug as gnu-efi has no business defining these, its a lib.
> > ehh, there a bug already. Created by me some time ago. Completely forgot about that :)
> > Please chime in ...
> Seems to me that that is exactly the kind of thing a library should
But not this library surely ? Looking at gnu-efi one can see that is is a workaround for gcc/MSVC
and only for memcpy/memset :
I have suggested that gnu-efi should use weak syms for these.
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