Subject: Re: libtool path during install
To: None <>
From: Joerg Sonnenberger <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 07/25/2006 09:38:08
On Mon, Jul 24, 2006 at 05:57:15PM -0700, Min Sik Kim wrote:
> Hi,
> When installing a package, pkgsrc sets LIBTOOL to "libtool" instead  
> of its full path, even though 'make show-var VARNAME=LIBTOOL' shows  
> the full path.  Because of this, "make install" fails if the root  
> user does not have "libtool" available in its path (For example,  
> graphics/MesaLib calls ${LIBTOOL} to install libraries at pre-install).
> Is this intentional?  If so, why?

Shouldn't the PATH include the wrapper directory which provides the
libtool wrapper as well?