[pacman-dev] libalpm linked against libarchive/libfetch deps (was: SyncFirst and dependencies)

Xavier Chantry chantry.xavier at gmail.com
Sat Mar 19 05:36:55 EDT 2011

On Fri, Mar 18, 2011 at 3:18 PM, Lukas Fleischer
<archlinux at cryptocrack.de> wrote:
> Well, it actually is a bit more than just a wrong dependency. ioni and
> me figured that libalpm 6.0.0 is linked against all libfetch and
> libarchive dependencies as well whereas 5.0.3 isn't, so there must have
> been some changes in the build system causing these trouble. I `git
> bisect`'ed the commit that introduced this regression. f489e969 [1]
> includes autotools upgrades and probably some more changes which seem to
> trigger this. Maybe someone else can have a closer look (I unfortunately
> don't have any more time and this is a rather large commit).
> I added these information to the related ticket [2] as well.
> [1] http://projects.archlinux.org/pacman.git/commit/?id=f489e969
> [2] https://bugs.archlinux.org/task/23325

This commit definitely changes the command line.
All deps coming from $(pkg-config --libs --static libarchive) appear
after /usr/lib/libarchive.so

After :
make.log:libtool: link: gcc -std=gnu99 -shared  -fPIC -DPIC
.libs/add.o .libs/alpm.o .libs/alpm_list.o .libs/backup.o
.libs/be_files.o .libs/be_package.o .libs/cache.o .libs/conflict.o
.libs/db.o .libs/delta.o .libs/deps.o .libs/dload.o .libs/error.o
.libs/group.o .libs/handle.o .libs/log.o .libs/package.o
.libs/remove.o .libs/sync.o .libs/trans.o .libs/util.o .libs/version.o
  -lfetch -lssl /usr/lib/libarchive.so -lacl -lattr -lexpat -llzma
-lbz2 -lz -lcrypto  -O2 -Wl,--hash-style=gnu -Wl,--as-needed
-Wl,-soname -Wl,libalpm.so.5 -o .libs/libalpm.so.5.0.1

Before :
make-good.log:gcc -std=gnu99 -shared  .libs/add.o .libs/alpm.o
.libs/alpm_list.o .libs/backup.o .libs/be_files.o .libs/be_package.o
.libs/cache.o .libs/conflict.o .libs/db.o .libs/delta.o .libs/deps.o
.libs/dload.o .libs/error.o .libs/group.o .libs/handle.o .libs/log.o
.libs/package.o .libs/remove.o .libs/sync.o .libs/trans.o .libs/util.o
.libs/version.o  -lfetch -lssl /usr/lib/libarchive.so
-Wl,--hash-style=gnu -Wl,--as-needed -Wl,-soname -Wl,libalpm.so.5 -o

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