From: David Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-08-28 23:49:44
on Wed Aug 27 2008, Juergen Hunold <juergen.hunold-AT-ivembh.de> wrote:
> On Wednesday 27 August 2008 21:53:53 David Abrahams wrote:
>> I've been trying to run the Boost 1.35.0 tests with GCC on Suse Linux
>> Enterprise Server 10/AMD64, and there are some failures that indicate we
>> got something wrong somewhere.
> Wow. Thats old ;-))
>> relocation R_X86_64_32 against `a local symbol' can not be used when
>> making a shared object; recompile with -fPIC
>> I assume that there's something wrong with what Boost.Build is doing
>> here, but I'm at a loss as to how it might be fixed.
> Well, x86_64 gcc targets sometimes requires -fPIC even for static builds. So
> add <cxxflags>-fPIC to your user config jam or the Jamfile for Boost.StateChart.
> And do a full (!) recompile.
Maybe I didn't understand how you intended that I add -fPIC. What I did
was in /etc/site-config.jam:
using gcc : : : <cxxflags>-fPIC ;
Unfortunately, it still fails in exactly the same way.
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