Subject: Re: cannot find -lpopt [SEC = UNCLASSIFIED]
To: Roland Illig <>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <>
List: pkgsrc-users
Date: 08/27/2007 09:19:01
On Sat, 25 Aug 2007, Roland Illig wrote:

> Paul (NCC/CS) wrote:
> > On the way, /usr/pkgsrc/sysutils/gnome-vfs2 came a cropper.
> > 
> > ld: cannot find -lpopt
> The interesting thing is that gnome-vfs2 doesn't need libpopt at all for me.
> The whole extracted archive doesn't contain the word "popt", except for the
> ChangeLog.

The libgnome-2.0.pc has -lpopt in the Libs line (at least in 
libgnome-2.14.1). And gnomevfs uses that uses 
(at least on my system so my be slightly behind).

> Please run "bmake debug" and have a look where this -lpopt is coming from.
> Roland

  Jeremy C. Reed