Windows build broken in Linker.c

Austin Seipp austin at
Fri Oct 17 14:54:40 UTC 2014

There's one or two of them, yes. If you look under
./testsuite/tests/rts, and grep for files named `linker_*`, you'll
find the primary load test we use. This test should also test whether
or not unloading objects works too. So, feel free to add more;
shouldn't be too difficult.

On Thu, Oct 16, 2014 at 10:01 PM, John Wiegley <johnw at> wrote:
>>>>>> Simon Marlow <marlowsd at> writes:
>> I was working on a fix yesterday but ran out of time. Frankly this code is a
>> nightmare, every time I touch it it breaks on some platform - this time I
>> validated on 64 bit Windows but not 32. Aargh indeed.
> Before I start breaking this code up into pieces, do we have tests that solely
> target the linking sub-components, and how would I run them?  Perhaps I can
> setup a fleet of virtual machines to try it out in every combination where we
> expect the code to compile.
> John
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