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Re: gdbm, libgdbm3, libgdbm-devel 1.8.3-1
Gerrit P. Haase wrote:
But I still have to say
gcc -o chuck.exe ...... -lgdbm_compat -lgdbm
If there is just the runtime dependency as it seems to be in perl,
then there is no need to link against libgdbm.
You are correct. As it happens, I was messing around with this today --
only direct dependencies need to be included on the link line.
No libtool needed for perl. I changed the hints/cygwin.pl entries
since the symbols needed were not available in libgdbm.dll.a:
Ah. Well, thanks for giving it a shot. Now, back to your regularly
scheduled libgdbm-based (not libgdbm3-based) build of perl. <g>
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