[PATCH] Add -l option to llvm-link and allow linking by resolving symbols

Reid Kleckner rnk at google.com
Fri Apr 25 11:48:11 PDT 2014

On Fri, Apr 25, 2014 at 11:31 AM, Mekhanoshin, Stanislav <
Stanislav.Mekhanoshin at amd.com> wrote:

> That is correct. The assumption is that such static initializers of
> unreferenced symbols do not have side effects. If I remember correctly
> Borland smart linker had the same limitation. Also, if I remember correctly
> LTO with Sun Solaris was also limited by this.

I wish this was a reasonable assumption. However, we live in a dark world
of great evil, where programs spawn threads from their dynamic initializers.
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