[webkit-dev] split webkit library to smaller ones
mh+webkit at glandium.org
Mon Feb 4 00:43:56 PST 2008
On Mon, Feb 04, 2008 at 03:10:07PM +0800, Bin Chen <binary.chen at gmail.com> wrote:
> 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?
2.18.1~cvs20071027-1 but you should probably check if there aren't some
debian patches for mips in there.
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