Howard Chu <hyc(a)symas.com> writes:
The benefit is decreasing the number of libraries that need to be
maintained, and eliminating the conflict when code linked against one
library is dynamically loaded into a process that was already linked
with the other.
Indeed, Debian has been trying to use only libldap_r for some time because
of the latter issue, and we would love to throw out the way we're handling
that in favor of adopting a maintained and supported build configuration.
Russ Allbery (rra(a)stanford.edu) <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>