On Thu, Oct 13, 2016 at 03:22:25PM +0200, Guillermo Rodriguez Garcia wrote: > According to the glib documentation  (emphasis mine): > > GRegex uses the PCRE library for regular expression matching. The > default is to use the internal version of PCRE that is patched to use > GLib for memory management and Unicode handling. If you prefer to use > the system-supplied PCRE library you can pass the --with-pcre=system > option to, *but it is not recommended*. > > : https://developer.gnome.org/glib/stable/glib-building.html > > I see that the glib package for ptxdist has a hardcoded > --with-pcre=system option. Is there a reason for this?
Copying libraries into one's source code and using local versions is a bad habbit for people who do not have full control over their system :-) rsc -- Pengutronix e.K. | | Industrial Linux Solutions | http://www.pengutronix.de/ | Peiner Str. 6-8, 31137 Hildesheim, Germany | Phone: +49-5121-206917-0 | Amtsgericht Hildesheim, HRA 2686 | Fax: +49-5121-206917-5555 | _______________________________________________ ptxdist mailing list email@example.com