port questions (why do I find myself fudging symlinks to make stuff work?)

paul beard paulbeard at mac.com
Wed Mar 31 16:22:37 PST 2004

On Mar 31, 2004, at 3:28 PM, Kris Kennaway wrote:

> What architecture is this on?  Some people have reported problems on
> amd64 with shared libraries not being created - this appears to be
> something to do with libtool, but I don't see it on my amd64 box.

It's on x86, running 4.9.

> To work around mysterious port problems you can always just install
> the packages instead.

I tried that, but some ports want to rebuild their dependencies and I'm 
back where I started.
Paul Beard
paulbeard [at] mac.com

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