Subject: Re: different plists on other OSes
To: Eric Haszlakiewicz <>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 11/21/2003 03:06:49
On Thu, 20 Nov 2003, Eric Haszlakiewicz wrote:

> 	I think I either need to have some kind of special purpose hack
> to turn *.so in PLIST files into *.a, or figure out why things only
> compile into .a's on AIX and change it.  (even libc is libc.a)

Maybe you can get libtool to force them to be named .so. (Will that work?)

Have a look at pkgsrc/devel/libtool/patches/patch-aa for some ideas.

(That reminds me that after pkgsrc freeze I need to commit my BSD/OS fixes
for this too.)

   Jeremy C. Reed