Subject: Re: hp700 native build problem with tools/file
To: Matt Thomas <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Chuck Silvers <email@example.com>
Date: 05/07/2005 18:55:30
On Sat, May 07, 2005 at 01:30:06PM -0700, Matt Thomas wrote:
> Christos Zoulas wrote:
> > In article <20050507170553.GA555@spathi.chuq.com>,
> > Chuck Silvers <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> >>removing the "-nodefaultlibs" option allows this to complete.
> >>what's the right way fix this so that it works on all platforms?
> The proper way to fix this is to run the configure for tools/file
> with --disabled-shared. There is *no* reason why a host tools needs
> to make shared libraries.
good point, and that does fix the problem. I checked in that change.