Zlib instructions

Greg Schafer gschafer at zip.com.au
Wed Oct 23 20:19:31 PDT 2002

On Wed, Oct 23, 2002 at 09:22:33PM -0500, Archaic wrote:
> This is really nitpicky, but in the following:
> mv /usr/lib/libz.so.* /lib &&
> ln -sf ../../lib/libz.so.1 /usr/lib/libz.so &&
> if we mv'd libz.so* instead of libz.so.* we wouldn't have to force
> the symlink that follows. Maybe I'm a basket-case, but I don't like
> forcing symlinks unless it really saves a hassle. And if we don't force
> it we save typing 2 characters (. and f). :P

But then you'll end up with a bogus copy of the *.so symlink in /lib which is
why the ncurses. bzip2, shadow and zlib instructions were amended in the
first place. All this stuff is very well documented in the archives..

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