cvs 1.11.2 and zlib

Mark Hymers markh at
Tue Oct 1 11:59:18 PDT 2002

On Tue, 13, Aug, 2002 at 06:26:39PM -0400, Michael Horbatsch spoke thus..
> Hi,
> I noticed that cvs 1.11.2 (latest stable version) uses an internal static version
> of zlib. This is a waste if you have the shared library installed IMO, so I used
> the attached patch to link cvs against the system zlib. The patch was taken from
> the debian diff. I think that the BLFS book should mention this patch, since zlib
> is a part of LFS now.

I've applied this change now, thanks.


Mark Hymers <markh at linuxfromscratch dot org>

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