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Re: libf2c: use -objectlist instead of convenience libraries
- From: Toon Moene <moene at knmi dot nl>
- To: gcc-patches at gcc dot gnu dot org
- Cc: Alexandre Oliva <aoliva at redhat dot com>
- Date: Mon, 03 Dec 2001 09:56:18 +0000
- Subject: Re: libf2c: use -objectlist instead of convenience libraries
- Organization: Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute
> I had formerly suggested us to use libtool convenience libraries
> to avoid exceeding command-line length limitations of some OSs.
> Later on, it occurred to me that there was a simpler solution,
> using libtool's -objectlist. I've finally found time to implement > it.
Hmmm - I thought David Edelsohn suggested that ...
> I have also removed the bogus install command I've just mentioned
> in a message posted to email@example.com.
I added that install because before that libg2c.la and libg2c.so ended
up in different directories, which led to the static library always be
Of course, my reason on *why* this occurred might have been wrong ...
> Tested on athlon-pc-linux-gnu. Toon, ok to install? Ok to
> back-port to 3.0 branch?
It's OK with me for the trunk. There's little to be gained by
backporting it to 3.0, because we didn't generate a shared libg2c.so
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