Subject: Re: gimp-current
To: Steven J. Dovich <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 03/02/2000 02:15:22
On Wed, 1 Mar 2000, Steven J. Dovich wrote:
> > /usr/X11R6/lib/gimp/1.1/modules/ Undefined PLT symbol "gim
> > p_color_selector_register" (reloc type = 7, symnum = 6)
> > 
> > ** opus% WARNING **: wire_read: unexpected EOF (plug-in crashed?)
> This, and probably most other "PLT symbol" warnings that occur at runtime
> can be fixed by adding -Wl,-E to the link of the loading application.
> I got gimp-current functional by prepending that option to the LDFLAGS 
> assignment in graphics/gimp-current/work/*/app/Makefile, removing gimp
> from that directory and invoking make there. The subsequent installation
> comes up fine. I haven't taken the time to re-do the patch files for
> gimp-current to apply this correctly during patching/configuring.

this sounds as if libtool should include that.

 - Hubert

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