Subject: Re: libtool, C++ and shared objects
To: None <Marc.Espie@liafa.jussieu.fr>
From: Nick Hudson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 08/20/2001 18:52:35
Marc Espie wrote:
> libtool assumes that libraries will be complete, including the compiler
> In general, libtool assumes it knows an awful number of things about
> the system that it shouldn't.
> I've run into these problems in OpenBSD and solved them a while before
> Shutting libtool up is as simple as deactivating the deplibs_check_method,
> e.g., use pass_all, and pray you will have the libraries you need.
This should not be done as it doesn't protect against mixing pic and
non-pic static libraries. NetSBD uses its own mattch_pattern
deplibs_check_method to prevent exactly this problem.