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Re: Libtool does not generate shared libraries when cross compiling x86/
Re: Libtool does not generate shared libraries when cross compiling x86/64 -> sparc64 using fujitsu compiler
Sat, 6 Feb 2016 15:11:32 -0600 (CST)
Alpine 2.01 (GSO 1266 2009-07-14)
On Fri, 5 Feb 2016, Harald Servat wrote:
I'm unsure on how to interpret the libtool related information because it is
configure:11699: checking if libtool supports shared libraries
configure:11701: result: no
however, at some point earlier, the following test might be related
configure:8998: checking whether the fccpx linker (sparc64-linux-ld -m
elf64_sparc) supports shared libraries
configure:10069: result: no
Can we provide some additional info or run additional tests to improve
libtool on this system?
The generated config.log file contains detail information regarding
the tests performed and error messages produced. Looking there is the
The '-print-search-dirs' error message is because libtool attempted to
treat the compiler like GCC and obtain its default linker search path.
It is unfortunate if Fujitsu does not care to contribute. If that is
indeed true, then that would be their loss since a large portion of
free software packages use Autotools (including libtool) and these
packages won't compile as effectively if the target is not supported.
Fujitsu's system would be barren of commonly available software.
Fujitsu is in the best position to support their own compiler and
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