Subject: Re: Why do I need to add an entry into ld.so.conf?
To: None <port-i386@NetBSD.org>
From: Matthias Scheler <email@example.com>
Date: 03/26/2005 09:19:21
In article <200503241613.j2OGDhg5004502@vtn1.victoria.tc.ca>,
firstname.lastname@example.org (John Nemeth) writes:
> No, Solaris requires it as well. Given how long it has been
> required I'm surprised at the number of Makefiles that I have to
The reason is that Linux went the wrong way and supported "ld.so.conf"
for ELF so all those Linux developers had not to learn using "-R"
Matthias Scheler http://scheler.de/~matthias/