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Re: Shared libs with non-PIC code on i386

On Thu, Aug 16, 2001 at 02:22:44AM +0200, Eduard Bloch wrote:
> ...there is no libXxf86dga.so. But I could bother Branden, of course ;)

And there will not be until and unless XFree86 says so.  You should not
link static objects into shared ones.  Have the client binary do the
linking of the static object.  This issue did in fact come up with SDL
recently, and was resolved (<http://bugs.debian.org/104344>).

G. Branden Robinson                |    Damnit, we're all going to die;
Debian GNU/Linux                   |    let's die doing something *useful*!
branden@debian.org                 |    -- Hal Clement, on comments that
http://people.debian.org/~branden/ |       space exploration is dangerous

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