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patch #7968: bugfix and enhancement: ax_lib_expat and $LIBS and EXPAT_LDFLAGS

Submitted by:  None
Submitted on:  Sat 09 Mar 2013 08:28:40 PM UTC  
Priority: 5 - NormalStatus: Done
Assigned to: Peter Simons <simons>Originator Email: -unavailable-
Open/Closed: Closed

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Mon 25 Mar 2013 12:34:50 PM UTC, comment #1:

Pushed in c866673240279cea0f5378dc0b8ad225c99918ba. Thank you very much for the patch!

Peter Simons <simons>
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Sat 09 Mar 2013 08:28:40 PM UTC, original submission:

Hi there,

ax_lib_expat.m4 (serial 9) overwrites the $LIBS variable during call. The attached version fixes this bug.

Further, $EXPAT_LIBS alse returns flags ("-L...") in EXPAT_LIBS, which apparently should rather belong to LDFLAGS and not to LIBS. Following the example of the BOOST library, the attached version therefore adds another substituted variable (EXPAT_LDFLAGS) and correctly splits the values into EXPAT_LDFLAGS and EXPAT_LIBS.




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    Thu 04 Apr 2013 10:10:58 AM UTCsimonsStatusReady For Test=>Done
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