MacOS libtool and GNU libtool: Recommended way for coexistence?

Ces VLC cesarillovlc at
Sat May 2 15:32:21 UTC 2020

On Fri, May 1, 2020 at 6:41 AM Jeffrey Walton <noloader at> wrote:
> When you build libtool from sources, use the '--program-prefix=g'
> option to avoid the name collision.
> The prefix is also used for some programs, like sed and awk, because
> of all the forks floating around.
> Jeff

Thanks a lot, Ryan and Jeff. Yes, the key was the "--program-prefix=g".
With it, both versions can coexist.

Thanks a lot!!

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