[PATCH] Re: Configure: libswanted=nm suddenly harmful #15115
Thanks, patch attached.
Yeah, I had my fun; isn't it wonderful to have 1994 in the git?
Site configuration information for perl 5.23.7:
Configured by sand at Sun Jan 3 09:00:40 CET 2016.
Summary of my perl5 (revision 5 version 23 subversion 7) configuration:
Locally applied patches:
@INC for perl 5.23.7:
Environment for perl 5.23.7:
From 17ff5b78da2810b9d1723168ca18422f086d5603 Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001 From: Andreas Koenig <firstname.lastname@example.org> Date: Sun, 3 Jan 2016 08:40:33 +0100 Subject: [PATCH] Remove nm from libswanted Nm stood for "New Math" library in the context of 1994. 2014 a conflicting library libnm appeared that has a network manager context. --- Configure | 2 +- 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-) diff --git a/Configure b/Configure index 0e71b4b..cfbdaa1 100755 --- a/Configure +++ b/Configure @@ -1464,7 +1464,7 @@ libswanted_uselargefiles='' : set usesocks on the Configure command line to enable socks. : List of libraries we want. : If anyone needs extra -lxxx, put those in a hint file. -libswanted="cl pthread socket bind inet nsl nm ndbm gdbm dbm db malloc dl ld" +libswanted="cl pthread socket bind inet nsl ndbm gdbm dbm db malloc dl ld" libswanted="$libswanted sun m crypt sec util c cposix posix ucb bsd BSD" : We probably want to search /usr/shlib before most other libraries. : This is only used by the lib/ExtUtils/MakeMaker.pm routine extliblist. -- 2.6.4
On Sun, 3 Jan 2016 00:37:02 -0800, (Andreas J. Koenig) (via RT)
Feel free to apply that patch. I'll backport when $work settles down
100% agree, as I already mentioned on IRC