[arch-dev-public] Making !staticlibs the default in makepkg.conf
allan at archlinux.org
Sun Sep 29 03:36:51 EDT 2013
All this recent talk about static libs reminded me that we added
options=(!staticlibs) to makepkg-4.1 to automatically remove them, with
the idea of enabling it by default.
My plan is:
- build pacman with updated makepkg.conf
- update devtools to have this in the makepkg.conf
- set up a rebuild list
The rebuild is to allow people that really need static libraries
(toolchain etc) to add options=(staticlibs) to their PKGBUILD, although
it will also get other static libraries gone.
Any obejctions (from devs and TUs)?
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