From: David Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-08-29 11:22:14
on Thu Aug 28 2008, David Abrahams <dave-AT-boostpro.com> wrote:
> 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.
Ping, anyone? Is there a way to set up a site-config so that all gcc
compiles get -fPIC?
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