current HEAD is broken on old gcc (and warnings on current clang)

Gary E. Miller gem at
Mon Feb 13 19:32:31 UTC 2017

Yo Hal!

On Mon, 13 Feb 2017 01:18:58 -0800
Hal Murray <hmurray at> wrote:

> Debian wheezy
> gcc (Debian 4.7.2-5) 4.7.2
> [96/97] Linking deb/main/ntpd/ntpd
> /usr/bin/ld: libntp/pymodule.c.2.o: relocation R_X86_64_PC32 against
> symbol `progname' can not be used when making a shared object;
> recompile with -fPIC /usr/bin/ld: final link failed: Bad value
> collect2: error: ld returned 1 exit status

Yes, reported yesterday.  I'm working on a solution.

What I need to know is the breakpoint between gccc versions that
fail and those that work.

Gary E. Miller Rellim 109 NW Wilmington Ave., Suite E, Bend, OR 97703
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