EPEL 6 cmake RPATH deafults?!?
hobbes1069 at gmail.com
Fri May 4 21:09:57 UTC 2012
I was having trouble building one of my packages for EL6 and I noticed
it was failing during man file generation using help2man.
It turns out that the cmake macros in EL6 use
"-DCMAKE_SKIP_RPATH:BOOL=ON" where Fedora doesn't set this (so
This meant that there was no RPATH to the library required by the
executable in the build tree and help2man was failing.
Is there a good reason why this is the default in EL?
On a side note. I wish EL would update to cmake 2.8. I had to do a log
of patching of the cmake configuration to get it to build with 2.6.
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