Release note blurb about ELF weak symbols.
authorAustin Seipp <austin@well-typed.com>
Sat, 26 Oct 2013 01:08:28 +0000 (20:08 -0500)
committerAustin Seipp <austin@well-typed.com>
Sat, 26 Oct 2013 01:08:28 +0000 (20:08 -0500)
Signed-off-by: Austin Seipp <austin@well-typed.com>
docs/users_guide/7.8.1-notes.xml

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                </para>
            </listitem>
 
+           <listitem>
+                <para>
+                    On Linux, the static GHCi linker now supports weak symbols.
+               </para>
+           </listitem>
+
             <listitem>
                 <para>
-                    The GHCi linker now runs constructors for linked
-                    libraries. This means for example that C code
-                    using
+                    The (static) GHCi linker now runs constructors for
+                    linked libraries. This means for example that C
+                    code using
                     <literal>__attribute__((constructor))</literal>
                     can now properly be loaded into GHCi.
                </para>