[FFmpeg-devel] Problem building shared libraries using svn-r11100+ on x86_64

Nicolas George nicolas.george
Wed Dec 5 15:25:10 CET 2007

Le quartidi 14 frimaire, an CCXVI, Michael Niedermayer a ?crit?:
> being able to overload a specific function has never been supported nor should
> it have been, it just worked on some, maybe all ELF based systems with PIC
> shared libs and gcc
> try intels cc it can IIRC inline global functions -> no more ovrrideability
> also -Bsymbolic makes the code smaller, faster and more secure each of them
> alone is reason enough to use it
> so even if the code gets fixed differently we should keep -Bsymbolic
> actually i consider it a bug in the linker that -Bsymbolic isnt default

I had the impression that the change to -Bsymbolic was a quick fix for the
recent build problem. Obviously, this is not so, this was a change wanted
for itself; I must have missed the discussion about it. I apologize for the


  Nicolas George

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