[aur-general] status of libtool slaying

Xavier shiningxc at gmail.com
Wed Nov 11 06:04:40 EST 2009

On Wed, Nov 11, 2009 at 10:25 AM, Jan de Groot <jan at jgc.homeip.net> wrote:
> For libarchive we kept the .la files because static linking would fail
> without them. We don't do static linking with libarchive anymore, so if
> we ever decide to --disable-static, we should also remove the .la files
> in it.

There is still pacman-static in AUR, we might want to keep support for it :

But after a long time of inactivity, I finally just got pkgconfig
added to libarchive :

Though I did not try it to edit pacman-static package to use pkgconfig
instead of libtool.

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