[gst-devel] libtool requirement for plugins

Thomas Vander Stichele thomas at urgent.rug.ac.be
Fri May 23 00:25:03 CEST 2003

On Fri, 2003-05-23 at 01:34, Benjamin Otte wrote:
> Using libtool < 1.5 requires you to figure out the C++ specific compiler
> flags in configure.

Requires you how ?

>  With the old libtool they are hardcoded into the
> Makefile and every C++ plugin wass linked with -lstdc++ (which as I said
> broke Forte).

Broke Forte how ?

> So if you really wanted to get it working again with the old libtool you
> would have to figure out the compiler-specific flags for c++ and pass them
> to the ldflags every time you build a c++ plugin.

Which isn't that hard to do, unless you can tell me where the blocker is
that forces libtool 1.5 over 1.4.


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