Subject: Re: autoconf, X_LIBS, -R, ELF and you
To: Charles M. Hannum <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 07/27/1999 09:00:08
On Tue, 27 Jul 1999, Charles M. Hannum wrote:

: When linking with X libraries, we need to -R the X library directory
: in addition to -Ling it.  autoconf generates code to do this, but only
: runs that code on Solaris.

On Solaris, it uses `-R' - wee need to use `-Wl,-R' to make sure that 1.3.x
ELF systems are covered.

Other than that. if we add the appropriate test, that would probably be

-- Todd Vierling (