[lokisetup] [PATCH] more control over static/dynamic linking

Stephane Peter megastep at megastep.org
Wed Dec 15 18:19:56 EST 2004

On Dec 15, 2004, at 3:07 PM, Ludwig Nussel wrote:
> Stephane Peter wrote:
>> OK cool, I think I'll merge this, hoping it doesn't break non-Linux
>> support, which I really need to be functional. I also need all of 
>> these
>> to be static by default (even ncurses), if you don't mind.
> Ok. There is a useless dependency on libgpm. configure checks libgpm
> and adds -lgpm but doesn't define HAVE_LIBGPM. I'd just remove the
> gpm checks as apparently noone missed gpm support.

OK, I'll take a look.

> JFYI loki-setup doesn't build on biarch architectures
> (x86_64,ppc64,s390x) by default. One needs to export LIBSUFFIX=64.
> It probably doesn't make sense to add checks for this to configure
> as some distributions do not follow the lib/lib64 convention.

Well we do have something like that for IRIX support. They do have a 
lib32/lib64 hierarchy of directories.

Stéphane Peter
megastep at megastep.org

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