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Re: cvs commit: src/lib/libc/citrus citrus_ctype_local.h citrus_iconv_local.h citrus_mapper_local.h citrus_module.c citrus_module.h citrus_none.c citrus_stdenc_local.h
On Mon, Jul 04, 2005 at 08:04:39AM -0700, Matthew Dillon wrote:
> :On Mon, Jul 04, 2005 at 01:02:43AM -0700, Joerg Sonnenberger wrote:
> :> Log:
> :> Allow inclusion of Citrus modules in statically linked binaries.
> :> To achieve this, ensure that _citrus_module_$MOD is referenced
> :> from the binary and link with -L/usr/lib/i18n -l$MOD for all
> :> modules you are interested in.
> :You can try it with the attached Makefile fragment.
> I think to support this officially we need to collect that whole
> mess into a single .a library for use in statically linked programs,
> yes ? Maybe call it 'citrus_static' so one would be able to link
> simply with -lcitrus_static.
Even that is not enough, since you have to trigger the reading somehow.
LD is not clever enough to read libraries for available linker sets
automatically. I was thinking about adding the necessary magic to bsd.prog.mk
(like STATIC_CITRUS = no | all | list of modules) and do the magic based on