Subject: Re: -rpath on IRIX 5.3
To: Georg Schwarz <>
From: Johnny C. Lam <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 02/15/2004 15:29:47
On Sun, Feb 15, 2004 at 03:51:27PM +0100, Georg Schwarz wrote:
> Thanks. It appears that cc is considerable different on IRIX 5.3 and
> on IRIX 6.5, for which this config logic has been written.
> What would be the best way to add support for IRIX 5.3?
> use some if... discrimination in that file? Have a completely differet
> buildlink driver logic file? If so, what's the best way to hook it up to
> the existing pkgsrc code?

I would prefer that we write completely separate code for the compiler
on IRIX 5.3.  I haven't had a chance to tudy the sIRIX cc man page you
posted earlier, but that should be most useful in writing the required
pkgsrc code.


	-- Johnny Lam <>