Subject: Re: Shared object not found - but all dependencies are ok ?!
To: Julio M. Merino Vidal <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 01/13/2005 11:02:13
On Thu, 13 Jan 2005, Julio M. Merino Vidal wrote:

> > The problem with pkgsrc is that on different platforms the SONAMEs may be
> > different.
> Didn't the latest big changes to libtool (those that required all the
> revision bumps) fix that?

For the most part, and....

> Yeah, I know that not all packages are libtoolized, but I doubt that
> those that are not bother to set different version numbers for different
> platforms.

Right.  Where a package is still living in the frustrating dark ages of
portability (<cough> openssl <choke> <wheeze>), the SONAMEs are often the
same, but the worst case scenario is partially OS-dependent PLISTs.

-- Todd Vierling <> <>