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From: Ervin Nemeth <ervin.nemeth@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-dev] Re: Say no to static libraries!
Date: Fri, 23 Sep 2005 14:22:24
Message-Id: 43340F0E.7050900@gmail.com
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Say no to static libraries! by Mike Frysinger
1 Mike Frysinger wrote:
2 > On Friday 23 September 2005 04:10 am, Ervin Nemeth wrote:
3 >
4 >>Mike Frysinger wrote:
5 >>
6 >>>On Thursday 22 September 2005 05:23 am, Ervin Németh wrote:
7 >>>
8 >>>>For automake packages it is as simple as giving a --disable-static to
9 >>>>configure.
10 >>>
11 >>>you can put 'EXTRA_ECONF=--disable-static' into your /etc/make.conf ...
12 >>
13 >>Now let's do the same for xorg-x11, zlib, acl, attr, db, jpeg and so on.
14 >>
15 >>Do you feel the need for a new USE flag?
16 >
17 > i dont feel the need to change anything. you already have two good examples
18 > for controlling static libraries on your system.
19
20 I've got no full solution.
21
22 The EXTRA_ECONF way works only for automake packages.
23
24 Using INSTALL_MASK='*.a' makes me really, really terrified if I think
25 about sys-devel/gcc.
26
27
28 /Ervin
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Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Say no to static libraries! Brian Jackson <iggy@g.o>