[Buildroot] [PATCH] bzip2: Rearrange build order

Thomas Petazzoni thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com
Wed Jun 5 13:08:55 UTC 2013

Dear Markos Chandras,

On Wed, 5 Jun 2013 13:56:16 +0100, Markos Chandras wrote:
> From: Markos Chandras <markos.chandras at imgtec.com>
> Several object files are shared between the libbz2.so shared library
> and the libbz2.a static one. MIPS will refuce to build a relocatable
> object when creating a new shared library with the following error:
> blocksort.o: relocation R_MIPS_HI16 against `__gnu_local_gp' can not be used
> when making a shared object; recompile with -fPIC
> This is because these files are build without -fPIC when creating the
> static library and later on they are used to build the shared one.
> This is easily fixed if we add the shared library build rule before
> creating the static library so object files are always compiled with
> -fPIC.
> Signed-off-by: Markos Chandras <markos.chandras at imgtec.com>

This seems to make sense to me, so:

Reviewed-by: Thomas Petazzoni <thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com>
Thomas Petazzoni, Free Electrons
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