[blfs-book] r12792 - in trunk/BOOK: introduction/welcome postlfs/security

ken at higgs.linuxfromscratch.org ken at higgs.linuxfromscratch.org
Wed Feb 26 17:45:11 PST 2014


Author: ken
Date: Wed Feb 26 17:45:11 2014
New Revision: 12792

Log:
acl is weird enough to need --libexecdir - thanks to Armin for pointing this out to me.

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
   trunk/BOOK/postlfs/security/acl.xml

Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
==============================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	Wed Feb 26 16:16:09 2014	(r12791)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	Wed Feb 26 17:45:11 2014	(r12792)
@@ -48,6 +48,10 @@
       <para>February 26th, 2014</para>
       <itemizedlist>
         <listitem>
+          <para>[ken] - reinstate libexecdir for acl, and explain why it is
+          appropriate.</para>
+        </listitem>
+        <listitem>
           <para>[ken] - remove libexecdir from acl, ConsoleKit, gnome-terminal,
           colord, NetworkManager.</para>
         </listitem>

Modified: trunk/BOOK/postlfs/security/acl.xml
==============================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/postlfs/security/acl.xml	Wed Feb 26 16:16:09 2014	(r12791)
+++ trunk/BOOK/postlfs/security/acl.xml	Wed Feb 26 17:45:11 2014	(r12792)
@@ -78,7 +78,7 @@
 
 INSTALL_USER=root  \
 INSTALL_GROUP=root \
-./configure --prefix=/usr --disable-static &&
+./configure --prefix=/usr --libexecdir=/usr/lib --disable-static &&
 make</userinput></screen>
 
     <para>For meaningful results, the tests need to be carried out on a file
@@ -128,6 +128,12 @@
     modifies the documentation directory so that it is a versioned
     directory.</para>
 
+    <para><command>--libexecdir=/usr/lib</command>: This switch ensures that
+    <filename class="libraryfile">libacl.la</filename> is installed in the correct
+    directory, and that a spurious
+    <filename class="libraryfile">libacl.so</filename> symlink is not created in
+    <filename class="directory">/usr/libexec/</filename>.</para>
+
     <xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XInclude"
       href="../../xincludes/static-libraries.xml"/>
 



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