Subject: Re: lib install problem
To: Steve Tremblett <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: David Laight <email@example.com>
Date: 10/26/2002 19:19:09
On Sat, Oct 26, 2002 at 02:06:54PM -0400, Steve Tremblett wrote:
> I need to use libnet to inject ethernet frames to test a networking
> tool I'm writing. I checked /usr/pkgsrc but the version there is
> outdated so I got the latest version and installed by hand. Everything
> seems to work ok, but I can't link against the lib no matter what I
> try. It is a static (".a") lib, if that matters.
What is the actual file called?
If it is xxx/libnet.a you should be able to put the filename
onto the command line (ie no -l and with the 'lib' and '.a').
cc -o program program.o xxx/libnet.a
ld will (should) look at the type of file you've given it then DTRD.
David Laight: firstname.lastname@example.org