Kaffe and HP-UX 10.20

Archie Cobbs archie at whistle.com
Tue Nov 10 12:02:07 PST 1998

Ralf Hildebrandt writes:
> > I have no clue what you're talking when you say "infamous HP linker problem".
> > However, if you have a solution as to how we can change the configure/make
> > setup so that it would work, we would be happy to see it and include the
> > patches.  Send them as unified diffs.
> Basically this is due to HP's linker hardcodes the location of the
> shared library into the executable! (Same for the IBM AIX linker)

This is par for the course for ELF executables -- I think FreeBSD 3.0
will have the same issue (has anyone tried building and installing
kaffe on FreeBSD 3.0?)


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