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Re: kern/42420: $ORIGIN undefined on NetBSD
The following reply was made to PR kern/42420; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: David Holland <dholland-bugs%netbsd.org@localhost>
Subject: Re: kern/42420: $ORIGIN undefined on NetBSD
Date: Tue, 23 Mar 2010 18:03:04 +0000
On Wed, 17 Mar 2010 14:26:44 -0500, austinenglish%gmail.com@localhost wrote:
> It's needed by:
> to help Wine find its libraries.
The autoconf test is broken. It only checks that you can stuff
arbitrary garbage into the rpath, not that anything will work as
expected. This will fail, perhaps silently, on any system that doesn't
have $ORIGIN implemented, which I believe is quite a few of them.
Please get that fixed in Wine.
(The kernel issue in NetBSD is that $ORIGIN only gets set for programs
invoked with an absolute pathname.)
David A. Holland
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