gsl.pc file

Brian Gough
Wed Feb 10 20:44:00 GMT 2010

At Mon, 8 Feb 2010 10:11:31 +0100,
PICCA Frédéric-Emmanuel wrote:
> Hello
> I am using gsl for one of my library.
> it use the multiroot hybrid solver and the simplex. so I do not use
> the gslcblas librari.
> nevertheless the gsl.pc file contain -lgsl and -lgslcblas.
> so using AX_GSL_PATH add necessarely the gslcbals library even if I
> do not use this library.
> is it normal ?

It is normal, pkg-config does not look at the program so it does not
have any granularity.

> is gsl using under the hood the gslcblas library ?

Yes, it is used in the linalg routines -- so you might actually needed.

Brian Gough

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