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Bsymbolic-functions

Binds references to all global function symbols in a program to the definitions within a user's shared library.

Syntax

Linux:
-Bsymbolic-functions
macOS:
None
Windows:
None
Arguments
None
Default
OFF
When a program is linked to a shared library, it can override the definition within the shared library.
Description
This option binds references to all global function symbols in a program to the definitions within a user's shared library.
This option is only meaningful on Executable Linkage Format (ELF) platforms that support shared libraries.
This option can have unintended side-effects of disabling symbol preemption in the shared library.
Alternate Options
None