Duplicated Namespaces and Dynamically Linked Symbols

Let's learn about dynamically linked duplicated symbols and exporting names from libraries.

Dynamically linked duplicated symbols

The ODR rule works exactly the same for static libraries as it does for object files, but things aren't so clear when we build our code with SHARED libraries. A linker will allow duplicated symbols here. In the following example, we'll create two shared libraries, A and B, with one duplicated() function and two unique a() and b() functions:

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