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Notes about Creating C/C++ Binaries that Run on Different Flavors of Linux

After a little reading, what I've learned so far is --

  • This isn't simple
  • Static linking helps
  • It's probably helpful to compile with the oldest version of Linux & gcc that one intends to support.

Here's some articles/conversations on the topic --

Here's a tool that might help --

Here's a list of distros certified for compliance with the Linux Standard Base --