Subject: Re: CVS commit: pkgsrc
To: Johnny C. Lam <email@example.com>
From: Todd Vierling <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 03/06/2001 22:58:19
On Tue, 6 Mar 2001, Johnny C. Lam wrote:
: > 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 libwhatever.so.X.Y,
: > its symlinks, optionally libwhatever.a (static), and that's it.
: It's currently needed only by the php4-imap package. I realize that
: my understanding of shared libraries and inter-library dependencies is
That's just plain *wrong*. If shared library interdependencies aren't
working properly, then analyze the problem first--don't hack around like
this. This is a trashy workaround for a problem that no one's bothering to
I'm inferring from your notes that you added the bogosity; if so, please
revert the appropriate changes to imap-uw so that it builds in a standard
way. If you have to do so, disable php4-imap until we can find out why it
isn't running properly.
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