[kwlug-disc] how to identify superfluous shared library references?

Robert P. J. Day rpjday at crashcourse.ca
Tue Mar 10 17:25:21 EDT 2009

On Tue, 10 Mar 2009, L.D. Paniak wrote:

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> Why don't you start pruning your list of libs, compile, run and see if
> anything breaks/complains?  No break -> not needed
> Too naive?  Hope your list of libraries isn't too long...

  it is a bit long, yes.  lots of executables, whose makefile lib
references were simply cut and pasted from an all-encompassing list
with no regards to whether or not they were needed.


Robert P. J. Day
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