[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: libtool, OS X, and GNU ranlib

From: Ralf Wildenhues
Subject: Re: libtool, OS X, and GNU ranlib
Date: Thu, 10 Sep 2009 20:01:03 +0200
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.20 (2009-08-09)

Hi Peter,

* Peter O'Gorman wrote on Thu, Sep 10, 2009 at 05:00:36PM CEST:
> Yeah, I thought that might be the case. At some point someone installed
> libtool and overwrote /usr/bin/libtool (/usr/bin/ranlib is a symlink to
> libtool).
> He'll have to reinstall his Developer tools, he can get them from
> connect.apple.com after free registration if he can't locate his install
> media.
> I will look at adding a libtool patch to add --program-prefix=g if the
> user installs libtool to /usr (but the user shouldn't be doing that, imo).

IMHO, people installing to /usr need to know what they are doing.
Enabling --program-prefix=g with --prefix=/usr would be quite a surprise
for everyone else who is otherwise familiar with GCS, so I'd prefer not
to go that way.


reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]