Re: [dev] Replace ranlib(1) calls?

From: Greg Minshall <>
Date: Sun, 24 Jul 2022 09:45:10 +0300


> The main "problem" here is that ranlib(1) isn't a standardized tool, so there
> is no guarantee on what its behaviour will be or whether it exists at all.
> We assume it's there because it always has been or GNU and LLVM include it.

an option might be to wait until the bug report comes in "Hey, ranlib
isn't available on my system!!! How do i build ...?".

cheers, Greg
Received on Sun Jul 24 2022 - 08:45:10 CEST

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