Bad links with *.a libs for shared objects and bad patch

Sean McNeil sean at
Wed Jun 2 02:12:57 GMT 2004

While compiling all the ports over from i386 to amd64 arch, I found a
few I use had issues with making shared libraries with non-shared libs
that were compiled without -fPIC.

These were:


What I ended up doing to get these to build was add the following to my
/etc/make.conf temporarily to build them:

CFLAGS= -O -pipe -fPIC

Also, there is a patch to multimedia/gxine that is no good for amd64: 

Deleting this patch will allow gxine to compile.


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