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Re: GCC & libtool - plans for moving to libtool 1.5?


> Apart from the autoconf issues, while it's GCC policy that all changes to 
> the local libtool fork must have equivalents in libtool CVS first, that 
> means libtool CVS mainline - not 1.5 or 2.0 branches.  If we move to one 
> of those release branches, we need to check a lot of local changes to see 
> whether they have equivalents on the release branch, and backport the 
> equivalents from mainline libtool if not.
> 
> -- 
> Joseph S. Myers               http://www.srcf.ucam.org/~jsm28/gcc/
>     jsm@polyomino.org.uk (personal mail)
>     joseph@codesourcery.com (CodeSourcery mail)
>     jsm28@gcc.gnu.org (Bugzilla assignments and CCs)

So when we finally do move to a newer libtool we will move to the
unreleased libtool main line?  I guess I was assuming we would move to a
stable released libtool, but that was just an assumption on my part.

Steve Ellcey
sje@cup.hp.com


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