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Re: Failure to use -lnsl on Solaris with AC_CHECK_LIB

From: Russ Allbery
Subject: Re: Failure to use -lnsl on Solaris with AC_CHECK_LIB
Date: Tue, 30 Aug 2005 18:43:27 -0700
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Bob Friesenhahn <address@hidden> writes:
> On Tue, 30 Aug 2005, Warren Young wrote:

>> I don't do any specific checks for libnsl currently, yet it gets linked
>> automatically when build the program on Linux, at least.  How is that
>> need discovered, if not automatically by autoconf?  I also see it
>> picking up other libraries, too, like zlib.  Is it somehow chasing
>> library dependencies?

> Are you sure that Linux even offers a libnsl?  I doubt it.

windlord:~> ls /lib/libnsl*
/lib/  /lib/
windlord:~> dpkg -S /lib/
libc6: /lib/

Russ Allbery (address@hidden)             <>

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