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From: Rene Rivera (grafik666_at_[hidden])
Date: 2002-10-22 13:00:26

[2002-10-22] Patrick Frants wrote:

>Rene Rivera <grafik666_at_[hidden]> wrote in
>> A few things...

Understood ;-)

>> 3. Given that you are attempting to link large numbers of object files
>> directly (as I understand your original problems), why not use an
>> object archive to collect some of those files? "lib" in Boost.Build
>> terms.
>And that is not possible unless some empty(?) initialization is called
>the object files that reside within libraries...

If you really want to prevent relying on implementation defined behaviour,
which is what you are doing, there is a rather easy (relatively speaking)
way around the problem...

1. Take all your source code and preprocess it.
2. Concatenate all the preprocessed code together.
3. And compile that directly into a single object file that is the

And it has the benefit that you are no longer limited by the comman line
limitations any more.


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