[kde-solaris] bzip2 for KDE3 on Solaris 8

M Hawkins kde-solaris@mail.kde.org
Mon Feb 3 12:26:05 2003

On Friday 31 Jan 2003 11:23 am, Wout Mertens wrote:
> Related problem:
> I built the shared .so myself, with the proposed changes in
> README.COMPILE_ERRORS<...>. The configure test for BZ2_... is broken on
> Solaris: When it runs, it fails with a 'relocation remains on readonly
> segments' error from ld. This error only exists on Solaris, and it mean=
> that the test file has to be built with -fPIC as well.
> Has anybody had the same problem or is it just me and am I wrong?

I had the same problem, it seems to be that the test is being compiled wi=
the -shared flag.  This is causing the linker to add a -z text option.

I fixed the problem by commenting out the line in the configure script th=


Which is just before the bzip check section at about line 35867

> Wout.

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