Subject: Re: how to use crosscompiler?
To: matthew green <>
From: Luke Mewburn <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 02/04/2004 22:44:35
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On Wed, Feb 04, 2004 at 10:40:38PM +1100, matthew green wrote:
  |    How about we do this:
  |        *	use absolute symlinks for the runtime libraries
  | and
  |        *	use relative symlinks for the link-time library
  |    ?
  |   =20
  |    This would result in:
  |    	usr/lib/		-> ../../lib/
  |    	usr/lib/	-> /lib/
  |    	usr/lib/	-> /lib/
  | good idea.
  | i'm not sure that the usr/lib/lib/ is actually necessary
  | even? will load .so.M which has always been a symlink to the
  | real thing, and here it doesn't point to the symlink of the real thing,
  | but the real thing... i don't think usr/lib/ links to
  | /lib are required in any case..?

The /usr/lib/ symlinks to /lib were just for consistency
with the non-symlinked libraries.

I'm ambivalent about whether they're needed or not; I'll wait
to see what other toolchain-clued people have to say.

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