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authorYann E. MORIN" <>2011-04-04 23:02:28 (GMT)
committerYann E. MORIN" <>2011-04-04 23:02:28 (GMT)
commit942bd0e2a7207f295e88e6b0f07fb73b215e060e (patch)
tree2ab4224b08f5bee43a007f7477be66db9451a4ec /scripts
parent2e7f8019d2420a8131289544655d8957961f1fc7 (diff)
binutils/binutils: add blind option to force use of ld.bfd during build
gold is not capable of building glibc/eglibc, so we have to force using the BFD linker, ld.bfd. Offer a blind option that affected components can select to force use of the BFD linker during the build. Signed-off-by: "Yann E. MORIN" <>
Diffstat (limited to 'scripts')
1 files changed, 5 insertions, 0 deletions
diff --git a/scripts/build/binutils/ b/scripts/build/binutils/
index 67a6196..dc8f81e 100644
--- a/scripts/build/binutils/
+++ b/scripts/build/binutils/
@@ -96,6 +96,11 @@ do_binutils() {
chmod +x "${CT_PREFIX_DIR}/bin/${CT_TARGET}-ld"
cp -a "${CT_PREFIX_DIR}/bin/${CT_TARGET}-ld" \
+ # If needed, force using ld.bfd during the toolchain build
+ if [ "${CT_BINUTILS_FORCE_LD_BFD}" = "y" ]; then
+ export CTNG_LD_IS=bfd
+ fi
# Make those new tools available to the core C compilers to come.