Subject: Re: HEADS UP: migration to fully dynamic linked "base" system
To: Noriyuki Soda <email@example.com>
From: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 08/26/2002 16:36:55
>> since shlib with older major/minor version will stay in /lib,
>I don't think so.
>Unless dynamically linked third party software belongs to /bin or
>/sbin, older shlibs in /lib can be removed safely. Note that usually
>all binaries in /bin and /sbin must be linked against latest shlibs,
>since these binaries must belong to base distribution.
see the original announcement:
> + Shared libraries used by programs in /bin and /sbin have been
> moved from /usr/lib to /lib. Compatibility symbolic links are
looks to me that libc will be in /lib/libc.so, and /usr/lib/libc.so
will become a symlink to /lib/libc.so.