Re: FC3 broken with HEAD

From: Tom Lane <tgl(at)sss(dot)pgh(dot)pa(dot)us>
To: Neil Conway <neilc(at)samurai(dot)com>
Cc: PostgreSQL-development <pgsql-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: FC3 broken with HEAD
Date: 2005-05-06 17:35:39
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Neil Conway <neilc(at)samurai(dot)com> writes:
> The recent ld --as-needed patch seems to break psql on FC3: it fails to
> start with "symbol lookup error: /usr/lib64/ undefined
> symbol: BC". You can see this on the FC3 build farm machine:

Confirmed here on a pretty-nearly-up-to-date FC3 machine.

> So, it seems we'll need to back out the patch. I think we could probably
> still use --as-needed for the rest of the tree (just not with psql), but
> that's pretty ugly, and I'm nervous using a linker flag in part of the
> tree that we know is broken for another part.

Yeah, we will. Please file a bugzilla entry for this though --- I
concur that it is a linker bug.

regards, tom lane

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