Bug 143890 - libtool paths for g++ are stale
Summary: libtool paths for g++ are stale
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 143889
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: libtool
Version: rawhide
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Daniel Reed
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Reported: 2004-12-31 18:36 UTC by Jonathan S. Shapiro
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:10 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-01-03 22:57:54 UTC

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Description Jonathan S. Shapiro 2004-12-31 18:36:44 UTC
Description of problem:

When building shared libraries using

   libtool --mode=link g++ -o foo.la ...objects... -rpath somedir

libtool attempts to reference to the crti files living in
/usr/lib/gcc/i386-redhat-linux/3.4.1/. This doesn't work, since both
gcc and g++ have been updated to versions 3.4.2 since the last update
of libtool.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):


How reproducible:

   In a convenient FC3 shell and an empty directory
   Type: libtool --mode=link g++ -o fred.la fred.o -rpath /lib
   Watch the diagnostics to see that the wrong paths are referenced
Actual results:

Expected results:

   Well, I definitely don't expect that command to work, since
   there isn't any fred.o, but making reference to a bad path
   definitely wasn't the expected failure mode. :-)

Additional info:

   I rebuilt libtool locally by hand from the SRPM, deinstalled
   the fedora-supplied binary rpm and installed my newly built
   version. This "solved" the problem, so it looks like the
   existing libtool package may simply need to be

Comment 1 Daniel Reed 2005-01-03 22:57:54 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 143889 ***

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