Gentoo's plan to remove .la files: QA document
El dom, 31-10-2010 a las 03:32 -0100, Jorge Manuel B. S. Vicetto
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> As outlined in the global email about this issue, this email is to start
> a thread about the QA document. Please reply to this thread if you
> have any comments about this point.
> 3. Add a page to the QA project space (unless they're not interested)
> about la files and how to deal with them
> I think we can ask Diego to use large parts of his blog posts and charts
> about .la files, , ,  as a source for the document. We can
> also add some basic info from the autobook, . The goal would be to
> have a document similar to our own --as-needed guide  and to other
> distributions, .
> Anyone wishes to volunteer for this task?
> QA would such a document be welcomed in your project space?
>  - http://blog.flameeyes.eu/2008/04/14/whatabout-those-la-files
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>  - http://sources.redhat.com/autobook/autobook/autobook_11.html#SEC11
>  - http://sources.redhat.com/autobook/autobook/autobook_68.html#SEC68
>  - http://www.gentoo.org/proj/en/qa/asneeded.xml
>  - http://wiki.mandriva.com/en/Libtool_archives#shared_build
>  - http://wiki.mandriva.com/en/Overlinking
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I rely a lot on devmanual, then, I think would be interesting to create
a section on it telling us when should we remove .la files and how to do
Thanks a lot :-)