Re: Compile failure libGL.a
On Sat, Mar 25, 2006 at 11:03:47AM +0100, Gudjon I. Gudjonsson wrote:
> Has anyone had the following problem when compiling C++ programs:
> "/usr/X11R6/lib/libGL.a: could not read symbols: Bad value"
> I found this on the internet which is the same problem in Ubuntu.
> But my question is the following. Assuming the problem stems from libGL.a not
> having been compiled with the -fPIC option. Can I recompile it safely with
> this option? I downloaded the Debian version of xorg-x11-6.9.0.dfsg.1 but
> decided to ask the list before continuing.
My guess is that you're trying to link libGL.a which is a
static library, and therefor not build with -fPIC, into a shared
library, which needs to be build with -fPIC.
Instead of /usr/X11R6/lib/libGL.a, you need to link to
Both are be part of xlibmesa-gl-dev.
I have no idea why you try to link the static version, but you