also sprach Frank Küster <firstname.lastname@example.org> [2004.12.08.1026 +0100]: > And it is this last step in which the shared library needs to be > used, while it is still not installed. How could a linker call > help here? I can't figure it out right now, but /lib/ld-linux.so can be told which libraries to use explicitly. This is better than $LD_LIBRARY_PATH because it is more granular. That's like calling e.g. /usr/local/stow/myprog/bin/exec directly, rather than putting the directory in the $PATH and including all other executables from there. Or like the difference between python's from sys import path from sys import * when all you need is sys.path. Am I making sense? -- Please do not send copies of list mail to me; I read the list! .''`. martin f. krafft <email@example.com> : :' : proud Debian developer, admin, user, and author `. `'` `- Debian - when you have better things to do than fixing a system Invalid/expired PGP subkeys? Use subkeys.pgp.net as keyserver!
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