Subject: Re: qt3-tools compile problem
To: Frederick Bruckman <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 02/09/2004 20:32:00
On Mon, 9 Feb 2004, Frederick Bruckman wrote:
> > > "-rpath-link" seems to be the only reliable way to override shared
> > > libraries in the default path, or even in the "usual" path.
> >
> > Uhu... shouldn't that be done automatically? It's using the pkgsrc
> > libfreetype, after all...
> It *should* be, but it isn't. One confounding factor is that the
> syntax, as far as I know, only works with "gcc". I suspect Sun drops
> the "Wl,". Any ELF compilers that provide no mechanism at all to
> override run paths in shared libraries are simply broken.

Oh well, I decided that updating X was faster anyways (haha, just found
other bugs), let's see if things work with more recent X now.

 - Hubert

Hubert Feyrer <>