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Re: CVS commit: src/usr.bin/awk
On Oct 21, 2008, at 2:26 AM, Alan Barrett wrote:
On Mon, 20 Oct 2008, Jason Thorpe wrote:
I would go so far as to say -- unless we're linking statically,
zero reason to DPADD a library at all, even for native builds.
We have things like
all over the source tree. Are you suggesting that they should all be
I'm suggesting they should all be removed. A dynamically-linked
program does not need this dependency because the updated version of
the library will be pulled in at run-time anyway. If the API changes,
the auto-generated header file dependency will take care of it.
Perhaps DPADD could be derived automatically from LDADD by some (new)
magic in bsd.lib.mk which would do the right thing according to
the library is statically or dynamically linked.
--apb (Alan Barrett)
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