Am I allowed to static link it?

Mike Hearn m.hearn at
Fri May 23 05:52:16 CDT 2003

On Fri, 2003-05-23 at 11:38, Shachar Shemesh wrote:
> Ok, the license is everything compatible, but it is close to impossible, 
> technically, to static link it!!!
> It's a C++ library, and it requires the entire C++ standard stuff. I've 
> sent a last resort message of despair to ICU4C-SUPPORT, and am starting 
> to work on FriBiDi interface.
>           Shachar

You shouldn't have to statically link the C++ standard library as well,
though not doing so would mean Wine suddenly becomes victim to the C++
ABI breakage which might cause issues for CodeWeavers. Why do you need
to do this?

Mike Hearn <m.hearn at>
QinetiQ - Malvern Technology Center

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