Re: [PATCH 4.9 59/83] Revert "x86/build: Move _etext to actual end of .text"

From: Willy Tarreau
Date: Mon Jun 10 2019 - 08:01:54 EST

On Sun, Jun 09, 2019 at 06:42:29PM +0200, Greg Kroah-Hartman wrote:
> This reverts commit 392bef709659abea614abfe53cf228e7a59876a4.
> It seems to cause lots of problems when using the gold linker, and no
> one really needs this at the moment, so just revert it from the stable
> trees.

Ah great, I just wrote a report after a build failure upgrading to
4.9.180 due to this one. It fails with older binutils (2.22 for me).
I'm cancelling my e-mail now seeing it's already known :-)

I can try some patches if original authors want to try another variant
of this patch later.