Re: Do I need ldso
On 24 Aug 2001 12:37:27 -0500, Nathan E Norman wrote:
> On Fri, Aug 24, 2001 at 06:15:42PM +0100, Anthony Campbell wrote:
> > Deborphan says there is nothing dependent on ldso but it is nevertheless
> > classified as essential.
> You only need ldso if you want to be able to use code which is linked
> againt dynamic libraries. Try this:
> cd /usr/bin; file * grep shared
> If you don't need any of those commands (or the stuff in /bin, /sbin,
> /usr/sbin, etc.) feel free to remove ldso.
Don't be so sarcastic, the dynamic linker/loader is certainly essential,
but the newest version is part of the libc6 package, the one in the
(obsolete) ldso package is an old version (1.9.11?) and is for libc5
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