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  • musl has its own search mechanism, which removes the need for an ldconfig
  • ldconfig should be implemented as a stub (e.g. true)
  • ldconfig can’t be symlinked to true because true is a symlink to toybox on glaucus

Current 4 implementations of ldconfig are:

Apparently smaeul’s ldconfig was added to Adelie because alpine’s ldconfig was limited and depended on scanelf, and smaeul’s ldconfig still doesn’t check for scanelf, but maybe they’ll check in the future…

Packages that complain

(it’s basically libtool that complains when ldconfig is missing)

  • gmp
  • isl
  • libffi
  • mpc
  • mpfr