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Date:	Sun, 15 Jun 2014 14:13:26 -0700
From:	"H. Peter Anvin" <>
To:	Andy Lutomirski <>
CC:	Ian Lance Taylor <>,
	Andi Kleen <>,
	Rich Felker <>,
	Mikael Pettersson <>,
	Russ Cox <>,
	Linux API <>,
	"" <>,
	X86 ML <>
Subject: Re: [RFC 0/2] __vdso_findsym

Yes, but the option exists.

On June 15, 2014 1:53:17 PM PDT, Andy Lutomirski <> wrote:
>On Sun, Jun 15, 2014 at 12:56 PM, H. Peter Anvin <> wrote:
>> You can link against if you want to; the kernel build
>provides an option to install that image.  Doesn't mean that any
>particular libc uses it.
>I'd be rather surprised if anyone does this, given the generally
>spotty state of installation and that there's no such thing as
>an ELF import library.
>Also, the vdso's clock_gettime isn't actually compatible with
>glibc/POSIX -- the return value and errno handling don't match.

Sent from my mobile phone.  Please pardon brevity and lack of formatting.
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