glibc-2.3.4-20040701: error with libc_pic.a

Chris Lingard chris at
Thu Dec 30 04:00:32 PST 2004

Matthew Burgess wrote:

>   This is irreparable, save using a
> different host, or somehow upgrading/fixing your host's glibc.

This is not quite right; you can build the first pass of binutils and gcc
dynamic; to escape the static bug.  binutils and gcc are rebuilt later, so
the temporary links to the host libraries probably do not matter.

> LFS systems themselves are fine, as long as you either a) use the latest
> version of binutils or b) don't strip libc.a.

There are some cases when the latest version of binutils will not
build static


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