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Why is Guile now setting LD_LIBRARY_PATH?

From: Bruce Korb
Subject: Why is Guile now setting LD_LIBRARY_PATH?
Date: Mon, 10 Sep 2012 16:48:14 -0700
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> $ guile --version
> guile (GNU Guile) 2.0.5
> Copyright (C) 2011 Free Software Foundation, Inc.

I added a couple of debug printf's after several hours chasing down
why my program was crashing:

> in inner_main() LD_LIBRARY_PATH='/usr/lib64:/usr/lib64/guile/2.0/extensions'

It was crashing because it was linking against a library in /usr/lib64
instead of /usr/local/lib64.  Now I know why.

1.  Why was this done?
2.  Why no notice?  This is *BROKEN*.

libguile needs to be linked with -Wl,-rpath -Wl,/usr/lib64/guile/2.0/extensions
instead of messing up your client's link/load.  ("/usr/lib64" should not be 

Distribution:  openSuSE 12.2  (Just in case they are not following your
build procedures and I need to harass them.)

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