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From: Duncan <1i5t5.duncan@×××.net>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-dev] Re: Please don't use IUSE=static-libs unless really necessary
Date: Tue, 20 Sep 2011 01:53:08
Message-Id: pan.2011.09.20.01.52.05@cox.net
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Please don't use IUSE=static-libs unless really necessary by Mike Frysinger
Mike Frysinger posted on Mon, 19 Sep 2011 20:58:41 -0400 as excerpted:

> glibc itself installs static binaries (ldconfig much?). so i'm > comfortable with my previous statement.
Thanks. That's actually the bit I was hoping to get confirmed as I've seen allusions to it before but don't understand it. But I was hoping to be steered toward a bit more detail, or at least some useful suggestions on narrowing down the google search domain toward that end... Hint, hint. =:^) -- Duncan - List replies preferred. No HTML msgs. "Every nonfree program has a lord, a master -- and if you use the program, he is your master." Richard Stallman