Linux why not fully dynamic?
pduffin at mailserver.hursley.ibm.com
Fri Aug 6 15:48:10 CEST 1999
Gordon McMillan wrote:
> Robin Becker asks:
> > Why doesn't ./configure set up for a libpython.so.1.5.2 or whatever?
> Don't know. Maybe because this kind of scheme doesn't work on
> some other Unixen?
Tcl manages it and AFAIK Tcl runs on the same systems as Python will.
Also Python already has support for loadable modules and backlinking
so adding support for a shared library is actually very easy.
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