Subject: Re: Help with ethereal
To: Frederick Bruckman <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Frederick Bruckman <email@example.com>
Date: 08/20/2000 14:05:33
On Sun, 20 Aug 2000, Frederick Bruckman wrote:
> > /usr/libexec/ld.so: undefined symbol "_XUngrabdevice" in
> > ethereal:/usr/X11R6/lib/libgdk.so.12.7
> Hmm. I get that too with the ethereal-0.8.3 package that I uploaded to
> ftp.netbsd.org. It seems to be a case of the old bug where "shared
> libraries that depend on other shared libraries" aren't pulled in
> properly. On 1.5_ALPHA/i386 with ethereal-0.8.11, "ldd
> /usr/pkg/bin/ethereal" has en entry for -lXi.6, but it's missing on
> I'll build a new gtk+/ethereal from current pkgsrc to see if the
> problem still exists, and if so, I can add -lXi to the list of
> libraries to link for ethereal. Either way, when I get something that
> runs, I'll put it up on ftp.netbsd.org.
It looks like ethereal-0.8.11 might work. It uses "gtk-config --libs"
to get the list of libs to link with. The list is correct even with
gtk+-1.2.7 (latest is gtk+-1.2.8).