Subject: Re: emacs package
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: David Laight <David.Laight@btinternet.com>
Date: 12/12/2001 22:21:15
> > How badly does it bleat if you, for instance,
> > ln -s /usr/lib/libc.so.? /usr/lib/libXaw.so.6
> > (pick any library that exists?)
> > David
> I don't think that is a good solution. It is actually linked with much more
> than 1 x library. The correct solution is to have 2 binary packages in the
> pkg tree, one that is linked against X and one that is not. Basically the way
> they did vim.
I didn't say it was a GOOD solution!
Better would be to dlopen() libXaw and lookup the required symbols by hand....