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Re: Final end of the `never ending story'? (was: Re: Patch for configuring/building in ${srcdir} (was: Re: Does it work now with my patch? (was: Re: egcs-980221: build fails for shared libstdc++ on HP-UX 10.20)) )



  In message <199803031850.TAA02124@saturn.s-direktnet.de>you write:
  > $ ll libraries/pentium/libiberty:
  > total 23
  > drwxr-xr-x   4 manfred  users        3072 Mar  3 18:04 .
  > drwxr-xr-x   5 manfred  users        1024 Mar  3 18:18 ..
  > lrwxrwxrwx   1 manfred  users          30 Mar  3 18:03 COPYING.LIB -> ../..
  > /../libiberty/COPYING.LIB
  > lrwxrwxrwx   1 manfred  users          28 Mar  3 18:03 ChangeLog -> ../../.
  > ./libiberty/ChangeLog
  > -rw-r--r--   1 manfred  users       11785 Mar  3 18:03 Makefile
  > lrwxrwxrwx   1 manfred  users          30 Mar  3 18:03 Makefile.in -> ../..
  > /../libiberty/Makefile.in
  > lrwxrwxrwx   1 manfred  users          25 Mar  3 18:03 README -> ../../../l
  > ibiberty/README
  > lrwxrwxrwx   1 manfred  users          33 Mar  3 18:03 alloca-botch.h -> ..
  > /../../libiberty/alloca-botch.h
  > lrwxrwxrwx   1 manfred  users          15 Mar  3 18:03 alloca-conf.h -> ./a
  > lloca-norm.h
  > lrwxrwxrwx   1 manfred  users          32 Mar  3 18:03 alloca-norm.h -> ../
  > ../../libiberty/alloca-norm.h
  > lrwxrwxrwx   1 manfred  users          27 Mar  3 18:03 alloca.c -> ../../..
  > /libiberty/alloca.c
  > lrwxrwxrwx   1 manfred  users          25 Mar  3 18:03 argv.c -> ../../../l
  > ibiberty/argv.c
  > lrwxrwxrwx   1 manfred  users          25 Mar  3 18:03 argv.o -> ../../../l
  > ibiberty/argv.o
  > 
  > Look at argv.o, it's a symbolic link !-(
OK.  So what created the symbolic link?  It seems to me that your patch
just papers over the problem -- we should find out where/why that
link is created and decide if it's better to fix the problem by
avoiding the bogus links in the first place. 


jeff


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