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Re: Bug#72140: Setting up libraries too slow

On Thu, 21 Sep 2000, Nicolás Lichtmaier wrote:

> >   This isn't too bad on my current computer, but on slower systems or those with
> > less memory, it's incredibly painful.  (until a month ago, I was using such
> > a system..)

>  Couldn't ldconfig be enhanced to act only on command-line given libraries?

The only point in running ldconfig today is to update the symlinks, which
could also be done by a few "ln"s in "if" statements. I think there should
be an update-lib-symlinks(8) that handles installation and removal of


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