[PATCH] GCC compatibility: pass -z linker options to the linker

Reid Kleckner rnk at google.com
Mon Jul 7 12:03:30 PDT 2014

>>! In D4393#5, @joerg wrote:
> I'm against this. I haven't seen enough evidence of use to justify it, other options like -R are certainly a lot more popular...

FWIW I'm in favor.  -z is not uncommon in my experience.

That said, a principled way to handle this would be to forward exactly the set of flags that gcc documents:

If you submit a patch to gcc to document -z as a linker option, then we can add it to clang and be done with it.  =D


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