[Hugs-bugs] problems building on Solaris
herington_dean at emc.com
Tue Jun 1 11:56:12 EDT 2004
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Alastair Reid [mailto:alastair at reid-consulting-uk.ltd.uk]
> Sent: Tuesday, June 01, 2004 10:27 AM
> To: herington, dean
> Subject: Re: [Hugs-bugs] problems building on Solaris
> It looks as though you want to use one of:
> '-Dy -G'
> I think both of these are equally likely to work. Hugs needs
> something it can
> load with dlopen and one part of the page says this means it
> must be a shared
> library (so use -Dy -G) but Sigbjorn Finne used to strongly
> believe that all
> that was wanted was a relocatable object file (so use -r).
'-r' is what configure chose, but it didn't work for me.
'-dy -G' (note: lower-case 'd') did work! Thanks!
> Other flags you might play with are:
> -z combreloc
> Make loading a little faster.
> -z defs
> I think this would catch errors sooner.
> but I don't think they will improve the chances of it
> working, so try -r and
> '-dy -G' first.
> ps The problem is not Hugs+Solaris but Hugs+SunOS ld (instead
> of gcc ld).
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