[Python-checkins] BFD

Vladimir Marangozov Vladimir.Marangozov@inrialpes.fr
Thu, 3 Feb 2000 15:15:56 +0100 (CET)


Oops, my "pycvs" alias wasn't set and the Cc: failed.

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> From marangoz Thu Feb  3 15:11:02 2000
> Subject: Re: [Python-checkins] CVS: python/dist/src configure,1.106,1.107
> To: guido@cnri.reston.va.us (Guido van Rossum)
> Date: Thu, 3 Feb 2000 15:11:02 +0100 (CET)
> Cc: pycvs
> In-Reply-To: <200002031350.IAA27300@eric.cnri.reston.va.us> from "Guido van Rossum" at Feb 03, 2000 08:50:27 AM
> Reply-To: Vladimir.Marangozov@inrialpes.fr
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> Guido van Rossum wrote:
> > 
> > Update of /projects/cvsroot/python/dist/src
> > In directory eric:/projects/python/develop/guido/src
> > 
> > Modified Files:
> > 	configure 
> > Log Message:
> > According to Harri Pasanen, the Solaris+gcc test for LINKFORSHARED
> > needed an adaptation for the latest gcc -- we need to grep stderr as
> > well as stdout for the magic string BFD.  (Does anybody know what BFD
> > means?)
> 
> BFD stands for Binary File Descriptor. It's 1) a library used by most GNU
> tools, especially in GNU binutils, and more precisely 2) an internal format/
> structure + an interface allowing different tools to manipulate object files
> in a uniform way.
> 
> I don't know how this relates to the build on Solaris + GCC, so I'm
> trusting Harri and you for that...
> 
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>        Vladimir MARANGOZOV          | Vladimir.Marangozov@inrialpes.fr
> http://sirac.inrialpes.fr/~marangoz | tel:(+33-4)76615277 fax:76615252
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       Vladimir MARANGOZOV          | Vladimir.Marangozov@inrialpes.fr
http://sirac.inrialpes.fr/~marangoz | tel:(+33-4)76615277 fax:76615252