From: John Maddock (John_Maddock_at_[hidden])
Date: 2001-08-18 06:17:08
>It seems to me that you want all the code that's referenced by an exported
Then we're at cross purposes here... in the regex case, using the
workaround you describe (building a static lib first, and then linking with
a stub dll entry point), the lib would contain symbols that need to be in
the dll, but are not referenced by any code within the dll itself - these
symbols do not end up in the dll with gcc (and yes I've checked).
>...but it needs everything that is referenced by an exported symbol.
No, everything is exported, exported symbols do not (necessarily) reference
>In any case, doesn't the enclosed subproject (which works under the build
>system with cygwin, BTW) sort of put the argument to rest? Or have I
Yes, you've cheated<bg>, by referencing symbols in the lib from the dll
- John Maddock
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