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From Justin Erenkrantz <jus...@erenkrantz.com>
Subject Re: svn commit: r111346 - /apr/apr/trunk/CHANGES /apr/apr/trunk/apr-config.in
Date Fri, 14 Jan 2005 17:27:08 GMT
On Thu, Dec 09, 2004 at 09:22:11AM +0000, Joe Orton wrote:
> On Thu, Dec 09, 2004 at 04:22:49AM -0000, Justin Erenkrantz wrote:
> > Author: jerenkrantz
> > Date: Wed Dec  8 20:22:47 2004
> > New Revision: 111346
> > 
> > URL: http://svn.apache.org/viewcvs?view=rev&rev=111346
> > Log:
> > Emit the run-time link path option in apr-config after installation if the user
> > is linking with libtool.
> 
> Why this change?  libtool will already automatically add an RPATH to the
> application linking libapr, iff necessary; that is, only when libapr is
> not installed in the system library path e.g. /usr/lib or /lib.  But now
> applications will pick up RPATHs even for system library paths which is
> bad.

Please look again: this is for when --link-libtool is passed, but the .la file
is not present.  libtool 1.5.10 does not add the RPATH in this case.  Hence,
linking was busted on FreeBSD without it.  -- justin

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