[webkit-dev] split webkit library to smaller ones

Bin Chen binary.chen at gmail.com
Sun Feb 3 23:10:07 PST 2008

On Feb 4, 2008 2:59 PM, Mike Hommey <mh at glandium.org> wrote:
> On Mon, Feb 04, 2008 at 02:54:59PM +0800, Bin Chen wrote:
> > Hello,
> >
> > I am compiling the webkit for MIPS, and in the finally stage to
> > product the GTK port library, it errors about the GOT overflow.
> > After google I see its because the object file is too large that one
> > GOT can't fill. Although my toolchain is quite new(GCC 4.1.2, binutils
> > 2.17) it still can't successfully link. I know I can't expect I can
> > solve the problem in webkit side, but I suggest webkit dev team to
> > consider to split the one-large-so to some small DSOs then this should
> > be make the entire webkit solution more easier to port.
> FWIW, it builds just fine on MIPS on Debian build daemons with gcc 4.2.
Thanks. Do you know the binutils version?


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