Subject: Re: qt3-tools on OS X
To: John D. Baker <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 04/18/2005 18:54:31
On Mon, Apr 18, 2005 at 10:10:06AM -0500, John D. Baker wrote:
> > If dlopen(3) is being used in qt3-libs (as referenced by qt3-tools), then
> > qt3-libs should include "../../mk/", which (among other
> > important things for proper dlopen support) adds -ldl for Darwin.  The
> > inclusion should be in both the qt3-libs Makefile and
> Following the patch for qt3-libs, it builds and installs just fine on
> MacOS X 10.2.8.  It would appear that qt3-libs does not require the cited
> buildlink3 file.
> But the qt3-tools package has many unresolved references to the symbols
> noted above.  I've been manually adding "-ldl" to the LIBS definition
> in various package Makefiles (which appear to be generated by other
> scripting) and restarting the build.
> It remains to be seen what other additions will need to be made to get
> it all built on MacOS X 10.2.8.  It appears 10.3.x has a different(?) set
> of issues.

is there a ldd-equivalent on Darwin ? Just to see with which librairies
my qt tools are linked.

Manuel Bouyer <>
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