[sane-devel] dll.c OS/2 specific patch
Fri, 23 Apr 2004 17:16:42 +0200
On Thu, Apr 22, 2004 at 10:56:01PM +0200, Franz Bakan wrote:
> > You could try to write some Makefile/shell script code that only gets
> > active on OS/2 and shortens the filename of the libs (e.g. by removing
> > "sane-" from "libsane-" or if that works on OS/2 even removing the
> > "lib". That will probably break shared linking of those libs.
> Yes this is of course possible but it works only for backends
> with max 8 character length.
> The question is what to do with the rest (in an automatic way)
Try if just cutting works without duplicates. If that doesn't work,
you need a translation table at least for the ambigous backends that
must be used in the dll backend and makefile.
> Yes that's all, thanks for comitting.