handling of empty LD_RUN_PATH ?

Mike Frysinger vapier@gentoo.org
Mon Oct 23 23:39:00 GMT 2006

On Monday 23 October 2006 09:37, Maciej W. Rozycki wrote:
> On Sat, 21 Oct 2006, Mike Frysinger wrote:
> > does it make sense at all to update ld/emultempl/elf32.em to verify that
> > LD_RUN_PATH is a non-empty string ?  cant seem to find any documentation
> > on the subject other than "... the contents of the environment variable
> > LD_RUN_PATH will be used if it is defined."
>  Hmm, shouldn't empty LD_RUN_PATH be treated the same as one containing
> just ":"?

that is pretty much how it's handled currently ... except that in the case 
of ":", you force $PWD to be searched twice ...

but that is the question i posed, do we ignore an empty LD_RUN_PATH (like 
Debian) or do we tweak the documentation to explicitly say it is allowed ?
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