Subject: Re: libtool problems when buildinglinking net/bind9 under Linux
To: Jeremy C. Reed <>
From: Sebastian P. <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 03/19/2003 17:27:30
On Wednesday 19 March 2003 08:15, you wrote:
> On Tue, 18 Mar 2003, Jeremy C. Reed wrote:
> > libtool: link: the `-version-info' option requires an argument
> I am looking at mk/buildlink2/fake-la to see why it is missing an
> argument. The $version appears to be blank.
> $ ls -1r /usr/lib/libpthread.*
> /usr/lib/
> /usr/lib/libpthread.a
> The .so is a symlink to ../../lib/
> I guess my problem is that the file has no version number.

i had a similar problem too. the cause was that i had no file in 
/usr. the solution was to create that .la file (take another .la file as a 
template ...)