- KDE Applications
- KStandardDirs class
- Relocation macros in the Autoconf Macro Archive
- Autopackage project
- Apbuild / Apgcc
- Guide to Making Relocatable Applications (BinReloc 2.0)
- Gnulib relocation macro(s)
- The nixpkgs project uses a few techniques for working around relocation issues, but the main one appears to be a "wrapper generator" script to create wrappers that set env vars.
- For .NET software using the Mono framework, see http://www.mono-project.com/Guidelines:Application_Deployment#Relocation.
- Producing relocatable packages with the GNU build system
- Tablet Python #1 - Relocatable Software
- Relocatable Wrinkles: Things to Consider
- relocatable packages
- Making relocatable packages with JHBuild - this discusses search/replace hacks, and talks specifically about how nix does it with their /nix/store/...<hash>... paths.
- Using ORIGIN for a dynamic runtime library search path