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Re: Dependancy info for libc12

On Wed, Oct 30, 2002 at 10:25:51PM +1100, matthew green wrote:
>    Indeed, some investigations with nm and perl show that basically all of the
>    core (libc12) libraries depend on libc for some set of their functions.
>    The only odd bits are libutil (which depends on libposix for chown, easy
>    enough to link) and libc, which has the undefined symbols '__progname' and
>    'environ' (both appear to come from crt0.o, which is not terribly suprising
>    I guess).
> chown normally comes from libc.  please don't link libposix into libutil...
> yes, __progname and environ are both in crt.

This is part of why I asked initially. Scripts can only do so much.
However, since I see where they failed to catch this, and libutil was the
only case that didn't link against libc, I've adjusted the patch.
Joel Baker                           System Administrator - lightbearer.com
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