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Re: Option to use and create "unique" library names

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Leon Timmermans
December 2, 2013 12:27
Re: Option to use and create "unique" library names
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On Mon, Dec 2, 2013 at 1:20 PM, Zefram <> wrote:

> On Wed, Nov 20, 2013 at 6:41 AM, Brian Fraser <> wrote:
> >What we did in the android branch was introduce an option,
> d_libname_unique,
> >that when defined, has Makemaker create an "unique" libname for each
> module,
> >and teaches XSLoader and Dynaloader to look for those; So for example,
> >Hash/Util/ becomes Hash/Util/
> So Hash::Util and Hash_Util will get the same `unique' name?  (There are
> two clashes of thus-transformed module names in the current CPAN index;
> none of the involved modules is XS.)  Mangle ftw.

No, Hash::Util would collide with the much less likely Hash__Util.


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