From: Axel Kohlmeyer (
Date: Thu Jun 23 2005 - 02:34:26 CDT

>>> "JS" == John Stone <> writes:


in the recent updates to the intel version 8.1 compilers
there was a new flag '-i-static' added, that causes all
intel provided libraries to be linked statically.
so perhaps you can get away with just a small change
in the configure file.


JS> Oliver,
JS> Oops :-) Looks like I need to either use GCC to build on Itanium or
JS> use a bunch of new options to prevent the Intel compilers from dynamically
JS> linking their libc/libm routines. This should eliminate the need for the
JS> LD_LIBRARY_PATH modification. I'll see if I can get this going here.
JS> Let me know if the VMDSIMPLEGRAPHICS setting cures the problem you've got
JS> with the ATI drivers crashing.

JS> John Stone

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