[LLVMdev] CVS binutils includes support for plugins, can use the llvm plugin.

Rafael Espindola espindola at google.com
Mon Jul 13 01:38:29 PDT 2009

2009/7/12 Daniel Dunbar <daniel at zuster.org>:
> That's pretty awesome!


> Will ar, etc. eventually get some autodiscovery of plugins so that
> things work OOTB after a make install of llvm/llvm-gcc?

The bfd library (used by ar and nm) already searches for plugins in
$install_dir/lib/bfd-plugins/. Maybe we could pass an option to llvm's
configure to tell it where to install a copy of the plugin?

>  - Daniel

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