How forbidden is RPATH?

Michael Schwendt bugs.michael at
Sun Apr 30 08:39:35 UTC 2006

On Sat, 29 Apr 2006 23:08:33 -0700, Toshio Kuratomi wrote:

> lpthread -ldl /usr/lib64/ -lldap -llber /usr/lib64/ /usr/lib64/ -Wl,--rpath -Wl,/usr/lib64
> It's being added into the link line by libtool.  Here's how to get rid
> of it::
>   make LIBTOOL=/usr/bin/libtool
> I've updated the wiki page to reflect that this may sometimes be the
> best way to pass the LIBTOOL line into the build.

Actually, it's quite the opposite. It's a crude hack, which
may result in unexpected side-effects when the other generated
libtool/automake files become too different from the enforced

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