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Re: How does one specify linking to 64 bit libraries when there is a cho
Re: How does one specify linking to 64 bit libraries when there is a choice?
Mon, 20 Dec 2010 16:55:38 +0100
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On 12/20/2010 04:41 PM, Eric Blake wrote:
On 12/20/2010 08:36 AM, Ralf Corsepius wrote:
If a distro insists on shipping 64-bit libraries under /usr/lib64, then
it would be in the distro's best interest to also ship a config.site
variable that defaults --libdir to the appropriate /usr/lib64 location.
This isn't of much help on multi-arched architectures (such as
Fedora/RHEL x86_64 systems), because any such default would only match
to one of its supported architectures and be wrong on all others.
I disagree with your argument. config.site can be a full-powered shell
OK, then it should be technically possible to implement this - Whether
it's useful is a different matters (IMO it's not).