[torquedev] Turning off libtool

"Mgr. Šimon Tóth" SimonT at mail.muni.cz
Wed Dec 15 10:18:41 MST 2010


On 15.12.2010 18:06, Garrick Staples wrote:
> On Wed, Dec 15, 2010 at 05:56:43PM +0100, "Mgr. Šimon Tóth" alleged:
>> Is it possible to turn of Libtool?
>>
>> I'm trying to package Torque into debian packages, but libtool is
>> re-linking binaries against nonsensical libraries which is preventing me
>> from creating a working package.
> 
> No, it can't be "turned off". You would have to re-write half of the build
> system without breaking all of the wonderful compatibility that it gets us.

Wonderful indeed :-/

> Take a look at the fedora/rhel packages. They take some steps to remove the extra linking.
> 
> Btw, torque was once rejected by debian legal because of the licensing terms. I
> would have that checked now before putting in a lot of work.

Yes my work is based on top of their trunk.

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Mgr. Šimon Tóth


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