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Re: /usr/bin/file

To: "Salisbury, Roger" <Roger.Salisbury@team.telstra.com>
Subject: Re: /usr/bin/file
From: Ralf Baechle <ralf@uni-koblenz.de>
Date: Fri, 10 Aug 2001 13:20:56 +0200
Cc: linux-mips@oss.sgi.com, linux-mips@fnet.fr
In-reply-to: <C1CCF0351229D311BBEB0008C75B9A8A02CAFACE@ntmsg0080.corpmail.telstra.com.au>; from Roger.Salisbury@team.telstra.com on Fri, Aug 10, 2001 at 01:59:59PM +1000
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On Fri, Aug 10, 2001 at 01:59:59PM +1000, Salisbury, Roger wrote:

> how would I update /usr/bin/file ??
> ./configure spits this out
> 
> *** Warning: the command libtool uses to detect shared libraries,
> *** /usr/bin/file, produces output that libtool cannot recognize.
> *** The result is that libtool may fail to recognize shared libraries
> *** as such.  This will affect the creation of libtool libraries that
> *** depend on shared libraries, but programs linked with such libtool
> *** libraries will work regardless of this problem.  Nevertheless, you
> *** may want to report the problem to your system manager and/or to
> *** bug-libtool@gnu.org

That's a libtool bug.  My RH 7.0 port has the fix.

  Ralf

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