Subject: Re: Shared library symlinks and libtool
To: Thomas Klausner <>
From: Nick Hudson <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 01/24/2001 14:26:28
Thomas Klausner wrote:
> Hi!
> After Alistair's recent change to make ELF PLISTs default, some
> programs have problems in the installation phase. In particular, I
> think of devel/xdelta (and some others) where the problem lies in the
> fact that they install a library '', and libtool only
> generates symlinks for '' and ''.
> What is the proper target to fix -- the PLISTs (removing the
> '' entries) or libtool (making it create the
> '' symlinks)?

This IMO is a bug in the of xdelta.

	libxdelta_la_LDFLAGS = -version-info 0:22.0

The 22.0 is an incorrect minor number. It should be changed to

	libxdelta_la_LDFLAGS = -version-info 0:22

are there any other examples?