On Mon, Feb 11, 2002 at 01:11:28PM -0500, Steve M. Robbins wrote:
> > rpath, and needed fixing. I vehemently oppose that. Patching libtool
> > in debian/rules is fine with me, though :-)
> Although the latter is a horrible kludge that is going to
> break when the internals of libtool change.
> Is it not possible for libtool to accept a switch that means "this
> library is going to be installed in a system path and I don't want
> -rpath set" ? Maybe libtool already has such a switch or will
> in a future version? Comments from the libtool maintainer ?
I think that this issue is moot for libtool on Linux. Unless it is no
longer the case, Libtool no longer adds an rpath to libraries on
Linux. As I recall, the debian/rules hack should no longer be
necessary (at least for libtool 1.4.x).
Ossama Othman <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Distributed Object Computing Laboratory, Univ. of California at Irvine
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