Status and future of the LLVM backend

Ben Gamari bgamari.foss at
Mon Dec 1 18:17:00 UTC 2014

Joachim Breitner <mail at> writes:

> Hi,
> Am Montag, den 01.12.2014, 09:42 +0100 schrieb Joachim Breitner:
>> Am Sonntag, den 30.11.2014, 18:49 -0500 schrieb Ben Gamari:
>> > I suspect that it this is the gold issue. I should have looked at your
>> > command line a bit more carefully; I suspect you want 
>> > 
>> >     SRC_HC_OPTS     += -optl-B/usr/bin/
>> >     
>> > Hopefully this will do it; at least the option appears to make it to the
>> > right phase now.
>> Trying it right now...
> no success, same error:
Is there any way you could poke around at the state of the tree after
the failure? It would be nice to confirm that this is in fact that
bfd/gold issue and perhaps figure out why isn't being used.

Otherwise I can try to reproduce this on my ARM box.


- Ben
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