Subject: Re: Using -L for shared-lib search path
To: Paul Kranenburg <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: matthew green <email@example.com>
Date: 06/29/1995 12:15:53
> I think this is a really bad idea.
I finally buckled under pressure.. :-)
> There's a reason (several, in fact)
> why nobody else uses this approach anymore. I would much rather that
> we use a separate option (-R or -rpath) to do this. Then the 'disabled
> for set[ug]id programs' restriction could also go away.
I feel like implementing this. Recording all `-L' paths tends to interfere
with hints file anyway.
no. it also had the additional benefit of making us compatible with
(*) um, one of the *good* parts of svr4, that is. :-)