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Re: multiarch/bi-arch status (ETA) question

On Wed, Jul 06, 2005 at 02:33:39AM +0200, Goswin von Brederlow wrote:

> Configure scripts have sometimes hardcoded paths to /usr/lib.

And /usr/include. Don't forget that some packages install
architecture-specific header files under /usr/include.

> Libtool adds rpath if libraries are not in default system paths and
> rpath means incompatibility to every other linux out there.

Well, libtool can be taught that the new directories are also default
system paths, then you "only" have to re-libtoolize everything. Quite
some work but doable.


     MTA SZTAKI Computer and Automation Research Institute
                Hungarian Academy of Sciences

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