>> I've figured out I can circumvent this problem by copying any needed
>> libraries into the directory it is looking for them in. However, is
>> there a more permanent "proper" fix for this yet?
> Unfortunately not.
> You get subversion to _work_ when you do this ?
Actually, yes! I know, I figured that would never work, but it actually
works fairly well. The only problem I previously reported with the
thread subject "[AIX] subversion failures". However, those are easily
worked around by deleting the offending directories from the portage
tree then restarting the 'emerge --sync'.
> Btw, I've started to get more insight into "aix shared objects and
> runtime linking" (-brtl linker flag) for how it changes runtime
> behaviour, how libtool (does|should) handle it, how it could help with
> missing 'soname' support, and whether we should use it in prefix or not.
> Any input on this topic welcome!
Well, I'm certainly no expert on this, but I do work with some fellow
AIX developers that are _THE_ experts on the AIX Linker/Loader. If you
have specific questions or issues you'd like me to look into or get
answers to, please let me know and I'll look into them
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