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Re: [MLB] BUG in install when piecewise linking

From: Alexandre Oliva
Subject: Re: [MLB] BUG in install when piecewise linking
Date: 17 May 2001 18:09:48 -0300
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On May 17, 2001, Robert Boehne <address@hidden> wrote:

> Can we get around these problems easier in the binary-branch?

I'm not sure it's going to be easier, but it's hopefully going to be
far more efficient :-)

> I envision a binary libtool that could do all of the processing
> itself, without needing to use sed or shell until it needed to
> call a compiler.


> Since users can use GNU sed on the two affected platforms, there's a
> simple workaround, and that leads me to a more protracted but more
> complete solution to the problem.

Agreed.  In fact, that's the only way out for the moment.  I wish we
could at least warn the users about the problem, though.  That would
be better than simply failing.

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