Subject: Re: NetBSD packages and LD_LIBRARY_PATH
To: Hauke Fath <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 10/27/2005 09:16:33
On Tue, 25 Oct 2005, Hauke Fath wrote:

> Since NetBSD considers LD_LIBRARY_PATH deprecated for ELF binaries:

It is deprecated, but a very importantly supported feature.  There are
reasons to set it, not the least of which is to test libraries in
non-installed state (libtool, among others, depends on this ability).

-- Todd Vierling <> <> <>