[lsb-discuss] Packaging

Bastian, Waldo waldo.bastian at intel.com
Fri Oct 27 10:10:06 PDT 2006


>Most particularly, the fact that there is no way for a
>package to portably (well, in a standards-specified way)
>set things up to find new shared libraries, the use of
>rpath to point to application-supplied shared libraries
>is implicitly suggested; and this means those cannot
>easily be relocated at install time.

Does rpath only support absolute paths or is it also possible to use
paths relative to the location of the binary? That would make things a
lot easier.

Cheers,
Waldo




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