This article is from the Frequently Asked Questions for Linux, the Free/Open Source UNIX-like operating system kernel that runs on many modern computer systems. Maintained by David C. Merrill with numerous contributions by others. (v1.0).
A: You have an old version of ld. Install a newer binutils package that contains an updated ld. Look on tsx-11.mit.edu in /pub/linux/packages/GCC/ for binutils-22.214.171.124.bin.tar.gz.