renamed GMP symbols in GHC

Brandon Allbery allbery.b at
Thu Jan 5 22:21:02 CET 2012

On Thu, Jan 5, 2012 at 16:15, Joachim Breitner <nomeata at> wrote:

> Am Donnerstag, den 05.01.2012, 14:14 -0500 schrieb Brandon Allbery:
> > On Thu, Jan 5, 2012 at 13:53, Joachim Breitner <nomeata at>
> > wrote:
> >         (But I am really wondering why the linker cannot do something
> >         that has
> >         the same effect as objcopy --prefix-symbols, but on the fly.)
> >
> > Some of them can; notably the binutils ld, which comes from the same
> > source as and uses the same mechanism as objcopy.
> they do? I couldn’t any flag in that direction.

Hrm.  I thought it did.  Possibly it requires an ld-script, or I'm
confusing it with Solaris ld.

In any case, I am starting to approach the point of "so will Debian allow
ghc to remain compatible with non-Linux?", since so far I'm getting the
distinct impression that solutions that work on Linux are all that matter.

brandon s allbery                                      allbery.b at
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