why "make install" now takes longer and what you can do about it

Thiago Macieira thiago at kde.org
Thu Dec 20 13:23:40 GMT 2007

Michael Pyne wrote:
>On Wednesday 19 December 2007, Robert Knight wrote:
>> Hi,
>> > This way they get the correct libraries when they are used by an
>> > executable which is executed from the build tree.
>> Is there an option to avoid using RPATH completely?
>Pretty sure there is but I forget what it's called.
>If you use the --enable-new-dtags option that was referred to earlier
> however, LD_LIBRARY_PATH will always override the setting embedded in
> the binary, even if RPATH is enabled.

Which we now do by default.

Setting LD_LIBRARY_PATH always overrides RUNPATH.

I do that every day at work, switching between different Qt versions.

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