Subject: Re: KDE2 breaks on compiling qt2-libs
To: Mario Kemper <>
From: Jared D. McNeill <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 03/21/2001 18:18:24
On 21 Mar 2001, Mario Kemper wrote:
> "Jared D. McNeill" <> writes:
> > I'm not even getting that far -- as soon as qt2-libs starts building, I get a
> > libtool '--tag' error (using pgcc to build everything). I haven't
> > tried it with egcs yet, but I'd prefer not to.
> >
> KDE2 and qt2 have dependencies on libtool.xxxnb2 but nb2 doesn't handle some
> tags (i thing it was something with "--tag cxx". Updating to nb3 solved it
> and KDE2 compiled.

I set the following in mk.conf:

LIBTOOL_FLAGS= --tag none

libtool complains about 'none' being an unknown tag type, but it seems to
be chugging along (at least with packages that honour LIBTOOL_FLAGS).
Things like graphics/jpeg I needed to add --tag none to the Makefile by