[tex-live] HPUX 10.20 compilations problems

Thomas Esser te@dbs.uni-hannover.de
Mon, 7 Oct 2002 22:03:05 +0200

> I thought that many non-gnu makes do not expand $< and $@ except in
> implicit or pattern rules.  In this particular case, it's just an

That's also my opinion. And I don't think that there are too many of
such examples around, so chances are that we can fix that.

> If gcc is being used, it's better to use -static than -Bstatic, because
> gcc can then change the -static to whatever options are needed on the
> current system.

My hack tries to link just the c++ runtime lib statically (if this is
possible, not all systems have a libc++.a). By using -static, all
libraries would be linked statically.