gcc: turning off large-address awareness

Daniel Diaz Daniel.Diaz@univ-paris1.fr
Mon May 21 07:35:00 GMT 2012

Christopher Faylor <cgf-use-the-mailinglist-please <at> cygwin.com> writes:

> On Sat, Apr 14, 2012 at 02:48:27PM -0400, Ken Brown wrote:
> >On 4/14/2012 1:33 PM, Christopher Faylor wrote:
> >> You're right that there isn't a way to disable --large-address-aware
> >> but, since it's part of the specs, I'm not sure what would take
> >> precedence if there was a --disable* option.
> >>
> >> You could try using the above to create your own spec file and use
> >> that on the command line for gcc, cumbersome as it is.
> >
> >That works, thanks.  I didn't know about spec files.
> I'll try to remember to add a --disable option to my next binutils
> release.
> cgf

Hi Christopher,

when do you plan to release a version of binutils recognizing a
--disable-large-address-aware flag ?


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