Subject: Re: HEADS UP: flag days coming (gcc3/gcc34, and libtool-DragonFly)
To: None <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 03/15/2005 09:13:39
On Tue, 15 Mar 2005, Todd Vierling wrote:

> * gcc3 and gcc34 on all platforms:  The bundled libtool does not produce
>   shlibs (and in some cases, tries to produce shlibs and fails) on some
>   platforms because it does not contain many platform fixes collected by
>   pkgsrc.  I will be changing these packages to pull in the libtool support
>   of devel/libtool, regenerating configure scripts and patches.
>   This change will happen some time in mid to late April.

I should point out that this will only affect packages built with pkgsrc'c
gcc, which use, the shared libgcc, or other shared gcc libs.
Packages not built with pkgsrc gcc, or which use none of these shared libs,
will not change.

-- Todd Vierling <> <>