archive wide rebuild with "-DCMAKE_SKIP_RPATH=ON"?

Niels Thykier niels at
Thu Aug 12 14:35:05 BST 2021

> On 2021-08-10 Holger Levsen <holger-Yq+U+nADzX/cAl+TvhycwA at> wrote:
>> [...]
> Hello,
> Isn't CMAKE_SKIP_RPATH a rather strange choice, what are the expected
> benefits over CMAKE_SKIP_INSTALL_RPATH? There is potential for breaking
> testsuites. 
> Doesn't this break packages that intentionally use rpath for private
> shared libraries?
> cu Andreas

Hi Andreas,

The CMAKE_SKIP_RPATH was recommended in #962474
( to improve reproducibility by default.
The bug contains the rationale for that option and explains the
underlying issue (plus links to the upstream bug tracker where that
topic was also discussed).


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