Subject: Re: FreeBSD and "checking the maximum length of command line
To: Juan RP <email@example.com>
From: Julio M. Merino Vidal <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 04/16/2004 20:59:16
On Fri, 16 Apr 2004 20:43:40 +0200
Juan RP <email@example.com> wrote:
> On Fri, 16 Apr 2004 20:31:41 +0200
> "Julio M. Merino Vidal" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > So what? If a package does not use libtool, it won't use that value at all
> > (or not with the same name), as it comes from libtool.m4. So it's useless
> > w/o libtool.
> > (It shouldn't cause trouble with other packages not using libtool, though)
> > The other and _correct_ solution is to patch libtool's check in libtool.m4
> > to DTRT in NetBSD/FreeBSD, send the patch back to authors, and wait for the
> > next version, where this won't be needed for libtool itself ;)
> If you have one package that doesn't need libtool, and want to skip the check,
> do we should to use "USE_LIBTOOL" then?
Simply put, if a package doesn't use libtool, it won't do that check.
Julio M. Merino Vidal <email@example.com>
The NetBSD Project - http://www.NetBSD.org/