libgcrypt/tests/ patch

Bob Friesenhahn bfriesen at
Thu Jul 29 18:49:42 CEST 2004

You are right there is indeed another problem.  There is an incorrect 
assuption that libgcrypt_la_DEPENDENCIES has something to do with 
libtool and library dependencies when in fact it does not.

Perhaps libgcrypt_la_LDADD should be used instead?


On Thu, 29 Jul 2004, Moritz Schulte wrote:

> At Tue, 27 Jul 2004 23:00:07 -0500 (CDT), Bob Friesenhahn wrote:
> [I'm redirecting this thread to gcrypt-devel@, which seems to be more
> appropriate to me]
> Hello,
>> Libgcrypt does not completely build under Solaris due to a missing
>> library dependency.
> I wonder wether this is the correct patch; after all, Libtool
> libraries (*.la) should keep track of such library dependencies
> themselves.
> src/ contains:
> libgcrypt_la_DEPENDENCIES = ../cipher/ ../mpi/ \
> 	$(srcdir)/libgcrypt.vers
> Therefore, linking against should imply linking against
> and  When speaking of I also wonder
> why, assuming that your dependencies are broken, you don't have to add
> to the LDADD line as well.
> Thanks,
> Moritz

Bob Friesenhahn
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