Subject: Re: CVS commit: pkgsrc
To: Johnny C. Lam <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: pkgsrc-changes
Date: 03/06/2001 09:40:07
On Tue, 6 Mar 2001, Johnny C. Lam wrote:

: I just wanted to get this to work again after the libtool upgrade.  I
: recognize that it's not good to depend on the libtool internals, but I
: wasn't sure what the optimal fix was.  Can you suggest a better way to
: fix this, as well as for x11/xforms?  For mail/imap-uw, perhaps we
: should create a way for libtool to generate *_pic.a libraries?

There's no reason for imap-uw to be creating a _pic.a library.  If imap-uw
will be creating a shared object, its output should be,
its symlinks, optionally libwhatever.a (static), and that's it.

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