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Re: libnspr and libraries in /usr/lib that require it

On Thu, Apr 03, 2003 at 06:09:56PM -0500, David B Harris scribbled:
> On Thu Apr 03, 11:22pm +0200, Marek Habersack wrote:
> >   - libnspr is moved to /usr/lib. Might be a problem because of mozilla vs.
> >     mozilla-snapshot conflict.
> I don't believe this would be a problem, since all the
> mozilla/mozilla-based apps use wrappers that set
> LD_LIBRARY_PATH=/usr/lib/mozilla. (or -snapshot, whatever)
> So the "official" libnspr (the one in the stable releases) could go into
> /usr/lib/, and things built against Mozilla would run normally, and the
> one in mozilla-snapshot would go into /usr/lib/mozilla-snapshot/, where
> it would also be picked up by things compiled against -snapshot.
That idea crossed my mind, but it would mean duplication of the libnspr
package. What about symlinking libnspr.so from /usr/lib/mozilla to /usr/lib,


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