libpng14-devel does not provide libpng.dll.a

Charles Wilson cygwin@cwilson.fastmail.fm
Fri Aug 13 12:59:00 GMT 2010


On 8/12/2010 11:30 PM, Yaakov (Cygwin/X) wrote:
> libpng14-devel provides libpng.a and libpng.la symlinks, but no
> libpng.dll.a symlink.  I presume this is unintentional?

Yes. They changed the way these symlinks were done, to this:

        for ext in a la so
so.@PNGLIB_MAJOR@@PNGLIB_MINOR@.@PNGLIB_RELEASE@ sl dylib; do\

but dll.a is missing from that list. I'll roll out a replacement Sunday.

--
Chuck


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