error when running jtreg tests

Andrew Haley aph at
Tue Dec 13 17:05:48 UTC 2016

On 13/12/16 15:56, Maurizio Cimadamore wrote:
> I think the problem is caused by a quirk in my gcc - if I compile 
> something with
> gcc -ldl foo.cpp
> it fails with messages similar to the one I mentioned. To make it work I 
> have to do:
> gcc foo.cpp -ldl

The latter is correct: the linker scans from left to right.  If the former
works it's an accident.


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