Heiko Wundram modelnine at
Fri Jan 6 18:51:13 EST 2006

"Martin v. Löwis" wrote:
>> what is /usr/lib/ used for?
> Nothing, usually. Things embedding python might use it, such as vim.

At least the interpreter uses it on systems where it's enabled...

modelnine at phoenix ~ $ ldd /usr/bin/python2.4 => /usr/lib/
(0x00002aaaaabc2000) => /lib/tls/ (0x00002aaaaadeb000) => /lib/ (0x00002aaaaaf01000) => /lib/ (0x00002aaaab004000)
=> /usr/lib/gcc/x86_64-pc-linux-gnu/4.0.2/
(0x00002aaaab107000) => /lib/tls/ (0x00002aaaab306000) => /lib/ (0x00002aaaab48a000) => /lib/tls/ (0x00002aaaab597000)
        /lib64/ (0x00002aaaaaaab000)
modelnine at phoenix ~ $

--- Heiko.

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