Subject: Re: libtool & intra-library linking
To: Hubert Feyrer <>
From: Frederick Bruckman <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 09/19/2000 22:16:04
On Wed, 20 Sep 2000, Hubert Feyrer wrote:

> is that a bug or a feature that the latest libtool doesn't allow linking
> shared libs against each other any more (at least while still
> uninstalled) any more? It used to work with older libtool.

Bug. It should do it on ELF, not bother on a.out.

fredb@fiona-> uname -pr; ldd /usr/X11R6/lib/
1.5_ALPHA2 i386
         -lc.12 => /usr/lib/
         -lX11.6 => /usr/X11R6/lib/
         -lICE.6 => /usr/X11R6/lib/
         -lSM.6 => /usr/X11R6/lib/
fredb@fiona-> ssh corwin "uname -pr; ldd /usr/X11R6/lib/"
1.4.3_ALPHA m68k
ldd: /usr/X11R6/lib/ not a dynamic executable