[geos-devel] Solaris build problems with GEOS 3.0.0 RC1

strk at refractions.net strk at refractions.net
Tue Oct 17 05:08:30 EDT 2006

On Fri, Oct 13, 2006 at 11:47:18AM -0400, Frank Warmerdam wrote:
> strk at refractions.net wrote:
> >FOr issue 1) I have a pending commit (svn seems to be having
> >problems). For issue 2 (classes renaming) I would think that'd
> >be a libtool job to rename as appropriate. It doses rename on
> >my system. Could you try updatin libtool ?
> Strk,
> My understanding is that the geos distribution uses the libtool version
> in the .tar file, not a system libtool.  Isn't that right?  If so, it seems
> the system on which the geos distribution is generated might be the one
> that needs to be updated - if newer libtool's do indeed take care of
> renaming.
> In any event, I think having "same named" object files going into a library
> is a risky practice, and may cause problems on some systems. For instance
> putting .obj files into a .lib file on win32 (though I think it does not
> affect our current .dll generation).

I've finally committed the Makefile.am patch (issue 1).
The rename of classes was performed to more closely track JTS 
naming. I'd try updating the libtool on the refractions' machine
that creates the distribution/snapshot and see what happen.
Paul ?


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