[tex-live] Xdvi binaries

Norbert Preining preining@logic.at
Tue, 21 May 2002 08:54:52 +0200

On Die, 21 Mai 2002, Thomas Esser wrote:
> Find a system with a static version of libXaw, then we can use that
> system to build a binary which no longer depends on the shared libXaw.

I build it here on my debian 3.0 box as follows:
I changed the compile-call from (taken from Thomas change of in pdftex build)
..... -lXaw ....
....  -Wl,-Bstatic -lXaw -Wl,-Bdynamic -lXpm ....

(yes, the -lXpm is necessary, otherwise I get a a undef reference in
The xdvi.bin size increases from
        xdvi.bin in Master:  742040
        xdvi.bin Xaw static: 981492

Please tell me if I should upload this binary to Master/bin/i386-linux?

Best wishes


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