Subject: Re: correct use of '-lm' for mysql-client?
To: Ignatios Souvatzis <>
From: Martin Husemann <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 04/29/2000 20:54:50
> It is a weakness of shared libs, as far as I can tell.

Not realy. Other OSs got that right (i.e. cause a link time failure).
The only case a run-time error is OK is when the library uses dl_* functions
to do defered runtime linking itself.