From Fedora devel list:
On Wednesday 29 of October 2014 15:51:12 Kalev Lember wrote:
> While you are at this, any chance you could try convincing upstream to add
> /usr/lib64 to the list of standard libdirs, to avoid madness like
> https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Packaging:Guidelines#Removing_Rpath ?
TBH, I'll need to look at it better to tell..
Note, however, the 'libtool' script is part of usual project tarball and even
if we fixed this in libtool now (somehow), the fix must stay in Packaging
Guidelines way longer (almost forever).
Note the upstream thread which seems to be ending up with final solution:
Sum-up: Libtool is not able to detect what is the linker's path.
Also the so far unsuccessful attempts to fix ldconfig:
I filled a bug against redhat-rpm-config (see "Depends on" field) which
should help us with older libtools.
TBH, I am still afraid that it will take a very long time until we
manage to remove (or fix) the PG regarding RPATH.
Gmane died in the meantime, so FTR the thread from comment #2 is also here:
I proposed now slightly less-intrusive patch against redhat-rpm-config: