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Re: f77 patch for hostname


On Tue, Jul 07, 1998 at 10:08:26AM -0400, Craig Burley wrote:
> Also, does this fix imply we should do something about getting
> the g77 driver to automatically provide `-lsocket' on the command
> line, e.g. `-lg2c -lsocket -lm' or `-lg2c -lm -lsocket' if such
> a library exists?

No.  On the systems in which -lsocket is needed, it is FAQ.
Adding it by default would penalize all fortran programs 
except the rare bird that calls hostnm with an unneeded
shared library to load.


r~


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