[ut2004] ./ut2004-bin: error while loading shared libraries: libstdc++.so.5

Guy Hutchison ghutchis at gmail.com
Wed Jun 22 14:33:29 EDT 2005

On 6/22/05, Douglas Wade Needham <cinnion at ka8zrt.com> wrote:
> Suggestion on supporting the multiple Mac platforms (coming from my
> experience of working with a similar setup on an embedded environment
> on nearly identical PPC and x86 processors).  Rather than
> shipping a UT executable which is multi-platform, why not just have
> the installer detect the HW and install either a PPC or x86 binary.
> It will save some disk and probably have other positive performance
> impacts as well.

Doug, methinks you are optimizing a cheap resource (disk space) in
favor of an expensive one (programmer time).  The disk space consumed
by the UT2004 binaries is less than 10% of the total install, so
shipping every binary you have wouldn't make it significantly bigger. 
Also, the Mac has support for fat binaries courtesy of the 68k
migration, so there may be built-in platform support for shipping both
vs. writing (and testing) a more complicated installer...

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