Patches for ltconfig
Ian Lance Taylor
Sun Feb 27 15:12:00 GMT 2000
Date: Mon, 28 Feb 2000 10:05:04 +1100
From: Andrew Cagney <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Eli Zaretskii wrote:
> Who should get patchs for ltconfig? I found a problem there which
> causes trouble on DOS 8+3 filesystems, and I'd like to send the
> patches for that.
It's part of libtool (from memory). The home page is somewhere on
Note that this morning I upgraded the binutils to libtool 1.3.4, which
included replacing the top level ltconfig file.
What-if there are delays in getting the change into the official
libtool? I don't know. Ian?
I personally would prefer to only use local patches for a package
which was no longer being maintained. libtool is still being
The binutils use a particular libtool snapshot, available from
ftp://sourceware.cygnus.com:/pub/binutils . I would sometimes be
willing to patch that snapshot in unusual circumstances.
It should only be a significant issue just before a release, and who
knows when we will have a release.
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