Subject: Re: pkg/20448
To: None <>
From: Jan Schaumann <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 03/08/2003 11:58:07
grant beattie <> wrote:
> On Fri, Mar 07, 2003 at 10:09:42AM -0500, Jan Schaumann wrote:
> > Yes, here are still some occasional "-Wl,-R/path" flags in some of the
> > packages, either set explicitly by the packages Makefile or by some
> > logic.   Irix MIPSpro compiler uses "-Wl,-rpath,/path", which
> > is why we have an internal _OPSYS_RPATH_NAME variable.
> > 
> > We should determine an appropriate variable to pass to the MAKE_ENV so
> > that we can easily patch a packages Makefile to use whatever is needed
> > rather than hardcoding "-R" in.
> We need this for OSF1, too.

The silly thing is that we would then set


The _OPSYS_RPATH_NAME variable, as indicated by the leading '_', is
internal and should not be seen/changed outside, but in the end we just
use exactly that variable.  Can't we simply rename it?


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