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    SubjectRe: uselib() & 2.6.X?
    On Sun, 9 Jan 2005, Andries Brouwer wrote:

    > On Sat, Jan 08, 2005 at 10:07:10PM +0100, Andreas Schwab wrote:
    > > Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org> writes:
    > >
    > > > Another issue is likely that we should make the whole "uselib()"
    > > > interfaces configurable. I don't think modern binaries use it (where
    > > > "modern" probably means "compiled within the last 8 years" ;).
    > >
    > > I don't think it was ever being used for anything besides a.out so IMHO it
    > > should depend on BINFMT_AOUT.
    >
    > Let me contribute a man page. Comments welcome (-> aeb@cwi.nl).
    >
    > USELIB(2) Linux Programmer's Manual USELIB(2)
    >
    [...]
    >
    > Later code tries to prefix these names with "/usr/lib",
    > "/lib" and "" before giving up. In libc 4.4.1 these names

    Don't you mean
    "/lib" and "/" before giving up.

    ??


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    Jesper Juhl


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