[Mesa-dev] [PATCH] Always build shared glapi

Chia-I Wu olvaffe at gmail.com
Wed Jan 11 16:42:59 PST 2012

On Thu, Jan 12, 2012 at 7:47 AM, Jakob Bornecrantz <wallbraker at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Thu, Jan 12, 2012 at 12:37 AM, Matt Turner <mattst88 at gmail.com> wrote:
>> ---
>> No one on IRC knows why an unshared glapi is useful.
>> Does anyone have a use-case for this?
>> If not, we can drop it to simplify automake work.
> I tried searching on gmail as to why this was added, but I turned up
> nothing. Maybe Chia-I Wu knows.
Shared glapi adds libglapi.so.  Weird things could happen when
libGL.so and libglapi.so are from different versions of Mesa.

But it is more a problem for distros to deal with.  If we all agree on
that, I am happy to see shared glapi always on.

> Cheers, Jakob.

olv at LunarG.com

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