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From Paul Sutton <p...@ukweb.com>
Subject Re: [PATCH] Configure mods
Date Mon, 18 Aug 1997 11:42:32 GMT
On Mon, 18 Aug 1997, Jim Jagielski wrote:
> Paul Sutton wrote:
> > On Sun, 17 Aug 1997, Dean Gaudet wrote:
> > > Remember there was a fellow with problems linking both db and dbm?  I'm
> > > guessing the problem is that DBM_LIB was listed after DB_LIB ... "-ldb
> > > -lndbm" is entirely useless since db includes wrappers for all the
> > > functions in ndbm (usually).  This can be avoided by reordering
> > > mod_auth_db and mod_auth_dbm in Configuration.tmpl.
> > 
> > I've never used db, but I'll believe you! +1. If this is the case, a note
> > in Configuration would be in order here. 
> 
> Well, in keeping to the tradition of Configure-asks-no-questions we
> could add some sort of variable, DBLIST maybe, that lists the order
> in which we want Configure to look for and use db libraries.
> EG: DBLIST="db dbm ndbm sdbm gdbm"

Or maybe make auth_dbm add its libraries at the start of $LIBS instead of
the end... 

//pcs



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