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Re: 1.7 check-swig-py failure

From: tsteven four <tsteven4_at_gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 29 Jul 2011 10:48:47 -0600

Thanks, I will look at your workarounds.

On my system the troubles seem to be because /usr/lib64 gets put into RPATH
in all the .so libs in subversion/bindings/swig/python/* (including the
subdirectories). It is put in RPATH before the path element for the apr,
apr-util that I have built. If I use patchelf to reset the RPATH removing
/usr/lib64 entirely in subversion/bindings/swig/python/.libs/_core.so then
all the checks pass. Note that I removed /usr/lib64, I didn't move it to
the end of the RPATH. So now I ask why does /usr/lib64 get put into the
RPATH at all? It seems to cause a lot of problems, and not only with the

On Fri, Jul 29, 2011 at 10:32 AM, Stefan Sperling <stsp_at_elego.de> wrote:

> On Fri, Jul 29, 2011 at 09:12:57AM -0600, tsteven four wrote:
> > ldd and readelf shown above. Is there some method to get python use the
> > RPATH in libsvn_ra_serf as ldd does so the correct libapr is found, or is
> > the python check overriding RPATH with
> > some method like LD_LIBRARY_PATH?
> Yes, you need to set LD_LIBRARY_PATH.
> You also need to make sure that none of the libraries that get loaded
> indirectly load the incompatible system libraries... it can get quite
> hairy.
> See this for various workarounds that I use in my build:
> https://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/subversion/trunk/tools/dev/unix-build/
Received on 2011-07-29 18:49:17 CEST

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