simonmar at microsoft.com
Mon Mar 8 11:07:07 EST 2004
> In ghc/compiler/main/DriverFlags.hs machdepCCOpts includes a "-static"
> flag for some arches. Is this really necessary? I can't see
> any comments
> as to why, nor any real answers from a quick google.
I can't remember why either.
> It causes this when compiling darcs on these arches:
> /usr/lib/ghc-6.2/libHSunix.a(User.o)(.text+0x2a2c): In
> function `s6T9_ret':
> : warning: Using 'getgrgid_r' in statically linked
> applications requires at runtime the shared libraries from
> the glibc version used for linking
> which I assume would lead to too strict dependencies on glibc being
What platform? Does everything work if you remove the -static?
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