Removing static libs

Tushar Teredesai sukucorp at gmail.com
Tue Sep 20 09:35:28 PDT 2005


On 9/20/05, Jaap Struyk <japie at deserver.nl> wrote:
> 
> I guess this also aplies on all blfs packages?
> Are there any pitfails removing static libs from going beyond hlfs?

Some packages only install static libs. What I normally do (except for
the toolchain packages) is to remove the static libs that have a
corresponding shared lib but keep the other static libs (though I move
them out of /usr/lib to prevent anything from linking against them
unless I explicitly add it to the linker path.

-- 
Tushar Teredesai
   mailto:tushar at linuxfromscratch.org
   http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/~tushar/



More information about the hlfs-dev mailing list