Subject: Re: dlopen(0, 1) should work?
To: Paul Kranenburg <>
From: Simon J. Gerraty <>
List: current-users
Date: 03/05/1998 21:26:29
> > ie, like dlsym() but returning the so_map ptr.  Bad data hiding I know
> dlctl() was once intended to facilitate things like this. Your `dlinfo()'
> would be pretty trivial to implement.

Thanks Paul.  Is this something worth adding to -current?

I've been able to get java up and flying using dlopen("",1) and
most other places where FreeBSD used their dlfname() I've simply
ditched.  It would be handy to have this feature though.