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Re: How to build subversion to run and various Linux systems?

From: Jeroen Coumans <jeroen_at_jeroencoumans.nl>
Date: 2004-08-10 18:13:36 CEST

Toby Johnson said the following on 10-08-2004 18:03:
>>
> I seriously doubt it is possilbe to create a single binary that will run
> on every system. Even with static compiling, the C libraries and other
> system libs have changed too much from (for example) Red Hat 7.2 to 9.

No, static binaries are exactly suitable for this usage, as long as the
used C-library can be run under the kernel which is used on the target
system. This means that a binary linked against glibc-2.2.4 under
linux-2.2 can very well run under FC2 with glibc-2.3.3 and linux-2.6.

-- 
Groeten/Greetings,
Jeroen Coumans
www.jeroencoumans.nl
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