NOT installing the .la files

Matthias Andree matthias.andree at
Thu Jun 15 21:07:41 UTC 2006

Mikhail Teterin <mi+mx at> writes:

> This one, too, has no examples of any breakage. The concern expressed in the 
> PR over people expecting the installed libtool to install the .la files of 
> and for _THEIR OWN_ software, is adequately addressed by the gnu-libtool 
> ports.
> So, again, any examples of actual moderately hard to fix breakage resulting 
> from not installing these? Awaiting...

OTOH, I still haven't seen a good reason for deviation from upstream
libtool behavior.

Matthias Andree

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