> Is this really right?? pcre..o, with two dots? pcre.so, rather than
> libpcre.so? Compiling a shared-object library from a static library?
> I've never seen sutff like this before. It's certainly quite
> different from what I see on goobuntu. Is gentoo really so different? Yes, that is right. It does the same with every object and also does it
if pcre is compiled with -fPIC.
> I think we're really going to need more information to track down
> what's going on here. It sounds like your patch was pretty simple.
> Can you unapply it, run make (or, better, make -k) and include the
> full output? Including your config.log file (from after you ran
> ./configure) might be helpful too. The patch is pretty simple, see