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


Please Cc: me on replies.

* Joseph S. Myers wrote on Sat, Mar 18, 2006 at 02:10:51AM CET:
> On Fri, 17 Mar 2006, Steve Ellcey wrote:
> 
> > 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
> 
> Yes, unless we decide to audit local changes (since libtool 2.0 branched) 

Forget about CVS branch-2-0.  The next stable non-1.5.x Libtool release
will come from what currently is CVS HEAD.  (1.5 will see at least one
more release because of a few regressions in 1.5.22.)

> for those not on libtool 2.0 branch and use 2.0 branch with some 
> backported patches.  I don't think using 1.5 branch will be a plausible 
> option.  I don't know what upstream libtool policy is on what patches can 
> go on 2.0 branch.

branch-2-0 as in CVS is dead and will not see any further changes, nor
will it ever see a release.

Cheers,
Ralf


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