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Re: Bug#28850: List of packages that link gettext statically

Richard Braakman <dark@xs4all.nl> writes:

> Joel Klecker told me that programs that link statically with gettext
> will have "bindtextdomain" defined.  I grepped for that in the Lintian
> lab and got this list:
> clisp
No suid.  clisp may be linked against a slightly modified form of
gettext.  I don't know why.
> gettext and libc6 are obvious, and are already fixed.  I don't
> know about the rest, or whether they contain suid binaries.
> (I can't grep for that in the lab, because suid bits often get
> set in the postinst.)

Kevin Dalley

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