On Mon, Aug 23, 2010 at 10:32:55 (CEST), IOhannes m zmoelnig wrote:
> On 2010-08-23 09:58, Reinhard Tartler wrote:
>> If they are indeed in non-standard paths such that the dynamic linker
>> doesn't see it without setting LD_LIBRARY_PATH or similar, then you're
>> right. But..
>>> nevertheless, it complies with it...
>> even on amd64? There are some architectures that are pretty picky about
>> position independent code. BTW that's why there is this rule in debian
>> policy in the first place.
> pd-zexy compiles everything with "-fPIC" an ALL (including amd64)
> the discussion arose, because jonas wanted it to be compiled withOUT
> -fPIC (which is in contradiction to the debian policy afaict)
> do i get something wrong?
no, it was me who got it wrong. Leaving out -fPIC is not a clever idea
without really understanding what's going on.
Reinhard Tartler, KeyID 945348A4
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