[Fedora-packaging] app-local feature libraries, plugins

Jeffrey Ollie jeff at ocjtech.us
Fri Oct 10 17:00:16 UTC 2008

On Fri, Oct 10, 2008 at 11:32 AM, Matt Domsch <Matt_Domsch at dell.com> wrote:
> What are the best practices for handling app-local dynamically loaded
> libraries?
> they belThis ong in %{_libdir}/%{name}/, and rather than add to
> /etc/ld.so.conf.d/, the application should simply dlopen() them from
> that directory directly.
> It appears this is what apache does.

This is what Asterisk and CallWeaver do as well.

Jeff Ollie

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