Re: #520646: binNMU oprofile
> Looks like oprofile needs a rebuild .....
> $ opreport
> opreport: error while loading shared libraries: libbfd-126.96.36.19980103.so:
> cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory
> $ dpkg -L binutils | grep libbfd-
I’m told libbfd.so is a private/internal library of binutils that should
not be dynamically linked against. A static version exists (libbfd.a),
and packages should be using that AFAIK.
Cc'ing -devel in case there’s a reason it should not be that way. If, on
the contrary, nobody objects, I’ll file a wishlist against lintian so
that an error (warning?) is emitted for packages that DT_NEED that
library (and libopcodes/libiberty as well?)
- Are you sure we're good?
-- Rory and Lorelai