[blfs-dev] remove pcre from wireshark dependencies [Was: ... r12437 ]

Ken Moffat zarniwhoop at ntlworld.com
Tue Dec 24 08:51:20 PST 2013


On Tue, Dec 24, 2013 at 02:32:08PM +0100, Igor Živković wrote:
> On 12/24/2013 12:45 PM, Fernando de Oliveira wrote:
> >
> > Before your post and due to Pierre's reply, I decided to do a last
> > investigation. Not sure if it concludes pcre should or not be
> > "Optional". All applications installed by wireshark-1.10.5 are linked to
> > pcre directly.
> 
> Not really. You're seeing libpcre.so in ldd output because 
> libglib-2.0.so links to it.
> 
> A better tool for such purposes is, for example, scanelf from pax-utils:
> 
 I haven't come across pax-utils before.  Added to my "to look at"
list.  The thread has been educational - thanks.

 Seasonal felicitations to you all.

ĸen
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