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Bug 159971 - Dynamic link doesn't work on x86_64
Dynamic link doesn't work on x86_64
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: guile (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
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Assigned To: Phil Knirsch
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Reported: 2005-06-09 15:59 EDT by H.J. Lu
Modified: 2015-03-04 20:14 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-09-02 06:19:06 EDT
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Description H.J. Lu 2005-06-09 15:59:10 EDT
guile-1.6.4-14 has

libguile/scmconfig.h:#define LTDL_SYSSEARCHPATH "/lib:/usr/lib"

It is wrong for x86_64. A quick hack

--- guile-1.6.4/configure.lib64 2005-06-09 12:34:40.486511382 -0700
+++ guile-1.6.4/configure       2005-06-09 12:49:59.772813211 -0700
@@ -6876,6 +6876,13 @@ linux-gnu*)
   # before this can be enabled.

+  case $host_cpu in
+  x86_64)
+    sys_lib_dlsearch_path_spec="/lib64 /usr/lib64"
+    sys_lib_search_path_spec="/lib64 /usr/lib64 /usr/local/lib64"
+    ;;
+  esac
   # We used to test for /lib/ld.so.1 and disable shared libraries on
   # powerpc, because MkLinux only supported shared libraries with the
   # GNU dynamic linker.  Since this was broken with cross compilers,

makes it to work on x86_64. I think any 64bit systems which use lib64 are
Comment 1 Phil Knirsch 2005-09-02 06:19:06 EDT
I've fixed this bug in the latest development release we have.

If you think this bug needs fixing for RHEL4 in a quarterly update please open
an Issuetracker for it so we can properly track it.


Read ya, Phil

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