Subject: Re: dict-{client,server,data} & libtool-base
To: Martin Weber <>
From: Thomas Klausner <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 03/23/2003 22:28:11
On Sun, Mar 23, 2003 at 10:10:10PM +0100, Martin Weber wrote:
> dict-data, dict-client and dict-server list libtool-base as
> a runtime dependancy while it should be a build dependancy,
> right ? I am writing here because I have no idea if I just
> happened to build dict-* stuff when libtool-base's buildlink
> files were broken. When I look into dict-{client,server,data}'s
> Makefiles, I see no mention of libtool other than including
> its file.

Ordinarily, the libtool is included for a ltdl
dependency (which is a run-time dependency); grep says that
there are traces of ltdl usage in dict-server's sources, so
I guess it's ok.