Error while compiling krb 1.5

Sam Hartman hartmans at MIT.EDU
Thu Jul 6 16:56:18 EDT 2006

>>>>> "Marcus" == Marcus Watts <mdw at> writes:

    Marcus> Various people had written about static build requirements
    Marcus> and shared libraries vs. objects.

    Marcus> I think a possible approach here would be to build 2 sets
    Marcus> of objects in the actual build tree: "static" objects.
    Marcus> "pic" objects.  the result of the first can be libkrb5.a,
    Marcus> just like krb5 <1.5.  The result of the second could be
    Marcus> something like libkrb5_pic.a In theory, the logic for this
    Marcus> should be similar but simplier than the previous shared
    Marcus> library logic.

We could do this, but I don't understand how it solves any of the hard
problems involved in yesterday discussion.  In particular I don't
understand how it deals with getting access to plugins.

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