Subject: Re: /usr/lib/c++rt0.o and 1.5_BETA
To: Jeremy C. Reed <>
From: Nick Hudson <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/27/2000 10:11:10
"Jeremy C. Reed" wrote:
> (Is the current-users the appropriate list for submitting 1.5_BETA issues?
> Or should I just use the bug-tracking system? I am still unclear about the
> differences between "current", 1.5 and 1.4Z. Are there really
> separate/un-related projects being worked on?)

1.4[A-Z] < 1.5 < current. See

> I believe /usr/lib/c++rt0.o is missing or wrong in the i386 1.5_BETA.

No c++rt0.o is an a.out thing. 1.5/i386 is ELF.

> I untarred the 1.5_BETA sets directly over my 1.4.2 installation (on
> i386). When I do a make in pkgsrc/graphics/tiff, I receive the following:

> /usr/bin/ld -Bshareable -o .libs/  tif_aux.lo tif_close.lo
> tif_codec.lo tif_compress.lo tif_dir.lo tif_dirinfo.lo tif_dirread.lo
> tif_dirwrite.lo tif_dumpmode.lo tif_error.lo tif_fax3.lo tif_fax3sm.lo
> tif_getimage.lo tif_jpeg.lo tif_flush.lo tif_luv.lo tif_lzw.lo tif_next.lo
> tif_open.lo tif_packbits.lo tif_pixarlog.lo tif_predict.lo tif_print.lo
> tif_read.lo tif_swab.lo tif_strip.lo tif_thunder.lo tif_tile.lo
> tif_unix.lo tif_version.lo tif_warning.lo tif_write.lo tif_zip.lo
> -R/usr/pkg/lib /usr/lib/c++rt0.o

You need to update your libtool.