Subject: Re: libvorbis using wrong library
To: Johnny Lam , Nick Hudson <>
From: Nick Hudson <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 10/04/2001 09:02:31
On Thursday 04 October 2001 8:35 am, Johnny Lam wrote:
> On Thu, Oct 04, 2001 at 08:15:13AM +0100, Nick Hudson wrote:
> > I think this probably because of...
> >
> > $ grep local /usr/pkg/bin/libtool
> > sys_lib_search_path_spec="/lib /usr/lib /usr/local/lib"
> > sys_lib_search_path_spec="/lib /usr/lib /usr/local/lib"

> Eewww...can we modify our libtool package to not include /usr/local/lib as
> part of the system library search path?  This will _definitely_ break
> buildlink if libtool can find libtool archive files (*.la) in /usr/local.
> The buildlink code works very hard to not use libtool archives at all.  We
> can guarantee no .la files in /usr/lib, but people can and do install
> anything in /usr/local, and we (in pkgsrc), can't cope with these
> differences in what's considered part of the base system if we're to hope
> for consistent packages built the same way every time.


ps Any thoughts on my buildlink/kdebase2 question?