nALFS and AMD64
jamie.bennett at gmail.com
Tue Nov 16 13:58:07 PST 2004
On Tue, 2004-11-16 at 11:48 -0700, Kevin P. Fleming wrote:
> Jamie Bennett wrote:
> > ./configure --prefix=/usr --libdir=/usr/lib64
> As far as I'm aware, --libdir has nothing to do with where to find
> libraries, it's only for telling the package where to install any
> libraries it wishes to install.
> The only ways I know of to control where libraries are searched for are
> /etc/ld.so.conf, LDFLAGS and the gcc specs file.
Ah, my bad. I had it in my head that --libdir is a configure flag for
specifying where to look for the libs.
But, even with my /etc/ld.so.conf looking like
I still get the configure output saying
checking for the default library search path... /lib /usr/lib
Maybe I'm getting the wrong end of the stick here but isn't there a way
of specifying on the configure command line where to look for additional
libraries? Maybe I need to do some more reading.
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