Subject: Re: pkg/20448
To: Johnny Lam <>
From: Jan Schaumann <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 03/06/2003 15:26:00
Johnny Lam <> wrote:
> Please try the following patch.  I wasn't aware that iconv functions are
> a part of GNU libc.  I've modified the buildlink2 logic to check for
> whether /usr/lib/* actually exist before adding "-liconv" to
> the list of libraries needed when linking against libintl.

This ppears to work on Irix and Linux, in that it does not pull in
libiconv, and it doesn't add '-liconv'.  Subsequent compilations
involving iconv.h succeed.  Thanks!


This one's tricky. You have to use imaginary numbers, like eleventeen...