Subject: Re: X library path, etc.
To: None <>
From: Tomasz Luchowski <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/15/2002 07:21:04
On Mon, Jan 14, 2002 at 06:26:59PM -0500, Jim Wise wrote:
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> One key problem with this is that many packages link a binary against a
> library which is in a build directory, and then install both the library
> and the binary.
> That is to say that the -L argument often (usually?) _isn't_ the -Wl,-R
> argument you want...
Indeed. Especially when using buildlink (hi & thanks Johnny! ;))
you -L against work/.buildlink/lib/blahblah, but need to -WL,-R
to ${LOCALBASE}/lib

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