Subject: Re: libraries problem
To: Rakhesh Sasidharan <>
From: Ruibiao Qiu <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 03/14/2001 11:24:01
On Wed, 14 Mar 2001, Rakhesh Sasidharan wrote:

>The error went of when I linked the above libd2 libraries to /usr/lib (OR
>used the -L/usr/pkg/lib to cc), but what is The Right Way (TM) to do it
>:) ?

Which version NetBSD are you running? 1.5 or 1.4 (or earlier)?  If you are
using a.out binaries, which is 1.4.3 and earlier, you need put /usr/pkg/lib in
/etc/, and do a 'ldconfig -v' to update the hints.  On elf platforms
(1.5 and later), there is no need for that.  See ELF FAQ for details.