[arch-general] static libraries in packages

Doug Newgard scimmia at archlinux.info
Wed May 14 04:38:09 EDT 2014

On 2014-05-14 03:23, Christian Hesse wrote:
> Hello everybody,
> I just opened a bug report about libmariadbclient package shipping with 
> static
> libraries [0]. Taking a look at my libs dir I found some more...
> # ll /usr/lib/*.a | wc -l
> 210
> Any reason packages start shipping static libraries again? Or is there 
> any
> build system with wrong settings in makepkg.conf?
> [0] https://bugs.archlinux.org/task/40352

They were specifically re-enabled in libmariadbclient, not sure why, 


I only have 36 on my system, most related to gcc or glibc. What are all 
of yours?

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