[Distutils] reservations about pythonv

Fred Drake fdrake at acm.org
Thu Mar 31 14:04:51 CEST 2011

On Wed, Mar 30, 2011 at 5:08 PM, kiorky <kiorky at cryptelium.net> wrote:
> You have rpath to record search paths for shared libraries at link time.
> This enables you not to set LD_LIBRARY_PATH at runtime.
> Something like "cc -Wl,-rpath,/path/to/libdir -L/path/to/libdir -lfoo" is what
> you want.

This fails once you want to relocate the built packages, but if you
know what the installed location is going to be, can be incredibly

Fred L. Drake, Jr.    <fdrake at acm.org>
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