[Buildroot] [PATCH v2] openswan: do not use -fPIE for static builds

Thomas Petazzoni thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com
Thu Mar 5 22:38:35 UTC 2015

Dear Vicente Olivert Riera,

On Thu, 5 Mar 2015 09:22:17 +0000, Vicente Olivert Riera wrote:
> -fPIE produces shared objects, and shared objects need "/lib/ld.so"
> which won't be present on a statically built target. So, building
> openswan with -static -fPIE is invalid and will fail with an error like
> this one:
> /br/output/host/opt/ext-toolchain/bin/../lib/gcc/mipsel-ctng-linux-uclibc/4.8.2/../../../../mipsel-ctng-linux-uclibc/bin/ld:
> /br/output/host/usr/mipsel-buildroot-linux-uclibc/sysroot/usr/lib/libgmp.a(lt2-add.o):
> relocation R_MIPS_HI16 against `__gnu_local_gp' can not be used when
> making a shared object; recompile with -fPIC
> Fixes:
>   http://autobuild.buildroot.net/results/68b/68b2211cc7acfbdfed8d4b161cbdaf1429315017/
> Signed-off-by: Vicente Olivert Riera <Vincent.Riera at imgtec.com>

Applied, thanks.

Thomas Petazzoni, CTO, Free Electrons
Embedded Linux, Kernel and Android engineering

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