Mail Archives: cygwin-apps/2002/03/17/12:05:35
Okay, the testing versions of automake-devel (automake-1.6) and
libtool-devel (libtool-20020316) are up at
If you use the latest setup.exe snapshot, add that URL to the 'download
locations' list, and use setup to install these test versions.
P.S. libtool-20020316 passes all of the tests (except quote which fails,
and build-relink/build-relink2 which are skipped). This is the same as
Stephano -- what minor modifications? My 20020316 version of libtool
includes Robert's original patch...
Stephano Mariani wrote:
> I see. In any case, your patch was just the ticket (with some minor
> modifications) :). I can now build my libraries as intended without all
> the symbols in the global scope being exported. :)
> Stephano Mariani
>>From: Robert Collins [mailto:robert DOT collins AT itdomain DOT com DOT au]
>>Sent: Sunday, 17 March 2002 12:2 PM
>>To: Stephano Mariani; Charles Wilson
>>Subject: RE: libtool devel auto-import broken
>>>From: Stephano Mariani [mailto:sk DOT mail AT btinternet DOT com]
>>>Sent: Sunday, March 17, 2002 10:52 PM
>>>To: Robert Collins; 'Charles Wilson'
>>>Subject: RE: libtool devel auto-import broken
>>>I understand that, but you mentioned that what is being
>>>accomplished by patching binutils is also possible by other
>>>means that do not involve rebuilding ld; libtool should be
>>>able to detect this and use the alternate method... I don't
>>>mind supplying a list of symbols to export.
>>>If this is not possible, then please excuse my ignorance as
>>>to the inner workings of libtool :)
>>Sorry, crossed wires. We needed *different* functionality to what you
>>are talking about, that was what we patched binutils for.
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