Subject: Re: 'checking length of command line arguments' configure delays
To: Dan Winship <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 04/08/2004 20:26:40
On Thu, 8 Apr 2004, Dan Winship wrote:

: If the value is only computed for libtool, then isn't the work
: completely wasted, given that we just overwrite the configure-generated
: libtool with a link to the installed pkgsrc libtool?

Yes, but I was talking about out-of-the-box (you know, non-pkgsrc) builds.
Those shouldn't be punished when there is an easy workaround.  :)

That doesn't mean we shouldn't work around it in pkgsrc.  I just want to
make sure the workaround gets back to off-the-shelf libtool too.

-- Todd Vierling <> <>