Rethinking GMP's configure

Niels Möller nisse at
Tue Dec 6 11:41:41 CET 2011

Richard Guenther <rguenther at> writes:

> For GNU ELF systems you have the possibility to use IFUNC relocations
> (basically the relocation depends on the outcome of a selector function
> you implement).

Cool! Any authoritative documentation for this? I found and
comments, but it would be nice with a final spec for this feature.

(I have read the above proposal and some of the comments, but I still
don't fully understand how it works. And I guess I would also have to
reread the ELF chapters from Linkers & Loaders one more time).


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