Subject: Re: How does a ELF system find libs at runtime?
To: None <Havard.Eidnes@runit.sintef.no>
From: Hubert Feyrer <email@example.com>
Date: 01/04/1999 14:22:20
On Mon, 4 Jan 1999 Havard.Eidnes@runit.sintef.no wrote:
> Yes, this means that if you move your libraries and make them
> unavailable via the old name you have to fix your binaries. Some
> systems have separate programs to "re-point" the library paths to
> the right target; so far NetBSD is not among those systems.
And just to start the whole mess again:
I think it would be better to scan some ld.so cache (if the
compiled in path doesn't work) than to fail.
Hubert Feyrer <firstname.lastname@example.org>