Re: serious libtool 1.4 breakage?
>>>>> "KUSANO" == KUSANO Takayuki <AE5T-KSN@asahi-net.or.jp> writes:
>> It seems that libtool 1.4 is seriously broken with respect to creating
>> Debian packages, as per bug #98342.
>> In short, problems occur because libtool now supports interdependencies
>> between shared libraries, but this is broken when doing a
>> make install prefix=`pwd`/debian/tmp/usr
KUSANO> I've encountered same problem when building gtk+ HEAD .deb from GNOME
KUSANO> CVS, so I modified /usr/share/libtool/ltmain.sh like this:
KUSANO> --- ltmain.sh.orig Fri May 11 05:34:59 2001
KUSANO> +++ ltmain.sh Thu May 31 02:14:09 2001
KUSANO> @@ -1862,6 +1862,7 @@
KUSANO> # We cannot seem to hardcode it, guess we'll fake it.
KUSANO> + test -d $ladir/.libs && add_dir="$add_dir -L$ladir/.libs"
KUSANO> I'm not sure this is the right solution for this problem, but it
KUSANO> works fine in my environment.
Thanks for this. Will try it with Heimdal ASAP.
One possible trouble point: if the library happens to be installed in
/usr/lib, which version will get used? Will it use the library in
$ladir/.libs/, or /usr/lib/?
Brian May <email@example.com>