But on X86/64, -fno-pic doesn't seem to have any effect whatsoever.

Torbjorn Granlund tg at swox.com
Thu Jul 17 14:57:58 CEST 2008

Tomas Carnecky <tom at dbservice.com> writes:

  On Linux, 64bit shared objects need position independent code, without 
  it linking against them will fail. Static libraries / executables don't 
  need it. See for example x264's ./configure to see how it detects 
  whether PIC is needed or not.
What is your point?


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