Subject: Re: README: library symbol collision problem
To: Stephen Ma <Stephen.Ma@jtec.com.au>
From: Todd Vierling <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 06/29/1998 10:44:52
On Mon, 29 Jun 1998, Stephen Ma wrote:
: It seems possible to fix things without the having a "broken window"
: by rebuilding the affected programs with static linking.
The problem would have broken third-party binaries as well, unfortunately.
It didn't maintain binary compatibility for binaries using old libutil.
-- Todd Vierling (Personal email@example.com; Bus. firstname.lastname@example.org)