Bug#353693: tetex-bin: pdfetex is linked against unused(?) libraries
Frank Küster wrote:
> Ralf Stubner <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> I see no reason why pdfetex should be linked against libXrender, libX11,
>> libfreetype, libfontconfig (would be intersting, though), and libexpat.
>> Or am I missing something?
> Yes, you are missing that
> id:/home/frank# ldd /usr/lib/libpoppler.so.0.0.0
And because libpoppler is linked against, say, libexpat that happens to
pdfetex, too? I think this is similar (the same?) to the situation
I am not sure, though, if I would like to tinker with teTeX's (IMO
rather complicated) build system.