Subject: Re: KDE and USE_LTDL
To: Nick Hudson <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 04/08/2001 16:04:20
On Sun, 8 Apr 2001, Nick Hudson wrote:
> Well kdelibs make use of the platform independent method of loading
> dynamic shared objects: libltdl. This library is provided as part of the
> libtool package. Hence the dependency.

Someone once mentioned that this platform independent method is the reason
why things are a bit slow - dunno if that is true. Would it be possible to
use NetBSD's native shared lib loader (, i guess)?

 - Hubert

Hubert Feyrer <>