* bfd patch to flip OpenServer defaults
@ 1998-01-26 23:05 Robert Lipe
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From: Robert Lipe @ 1998-01-26 23:05 UTC (permalink / raw)
To: gas2; +Cc: jkj, rr
I was the one that made this decision two-ish years ago. It was
the thing to do at the time. Now I'd like to change it.
OpenServer is a mixed COFF and ELF target. [ If I knew what a pain
two years ago this was going to be, I would have never thought about
supporting it... ] At the time, it looked like COFF was going to stay
strong. Now, the newer versions of SCO's own tools don't generate COFF
and COFF is quickly becoming the second-class citizen. This patch
reverses the BFD defaults and will improve our ability to place nicely
with GCC 2.8.0 which emits ELF by default.
Tue Jan 27 01:00:40 1998 Robert Lipe <email@example.com>
* config.bfd (i86-sco3.2v5*) ELF now the default.
(i860sco3.2v5*coff) an optional build mode.
$ diff -u config.bfd_ config.bfd
--- config.bfd_ Fri Jan 23 03:17:19 1998
+++ config.bfd Tue Jan 27 00:47:52 1998
@@ -146,8 +146,11 @@
#endif /* defined (HOST_HPPAHPUX) || defined (HOST_HPPABSD) || defined (HOST_HP
i86-*-sysv4* | i86-*-unixware | i86-*-solaris2* | \
- i86-*-elf | i86-*-sco*elf* | i86-*-freebsdelf* | \
+ i86-*-elf | i86-*-sco3.2v5* | i86-*-freebsdelf* | \
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