Subject: Re: C++ program handling in
To: Todd Vierling <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 01/04/2002 10:59:27
On Fri, Jan 04, 2002 at 01:56:27PM -0500, Todd Vierling wrote:

 > No, I'm pointing out that when you *link* a program using "c++" (which
 > should be done if the program is C++, but I can't remember now if your patch
 > does this), you'll get -lstdc++ and -lm implicitly.  So we should be
 > consistent with that when using DESTDIR.

Did you actually look at the patch?  C++ programs are linked with ${CXX},
and for DESTDIR builds, "-lstdc++ -lm" are added to the command.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>