[tex-live] pretest: Asymptote links against old libreadline

Zdenek Wagner zdenek.wagner at gmail.com
Tue Jul 7 12:07:14 CEST 2009

2009/7/7 Norbert Preining <preining at logic.at>:
> On Di, 07 Jul 2009, Philipp Stephani wrote:
>> I cannot run the pretest's asy binary on Linux since it links to
>> libreadline.so.4 which isn't available on my Ubuntu system any more.
>> Please consider linking against readline v.5, which was released five
>> years ago.
> On Di, 07 Jul 2009, Zdenek Wagner wrote:
>> are quite conservative. I found that I have both libreadline.so.4.3
>> and libreadline.so.5.1.
> Still, if most systems have readline 5 on board it would be better.
> Debian has the same problem that there is no readline4.
Sure. I just wanted to verify that libreadline 5 will not be a problem
for RHEL based distributions.

> Best wishes
> Norbert
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Zdeněk Wagner

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