library ll could not be found

Mumit Khan
Mon Sep 14 23:58:00 GMT 1998

On Mon, 14 Sep 1998, Richard Hellicar (EML) wrote:

> I'm trying to compile hp2xx using gcc egcs-1.0.2.
> Compilation goes fine, but at run-time, I get an NT error message saying
> "The dynamic link library ll could not be found in the specified path".
> However, I do not reference a library called "libll" at link time:
> gcc *.o  -L/usr/X11R6.3/lib -lX11 -lm -o hp2xx
> Any ideas?  This didn't happen with b18's gcc.

This is due to a bug in old binutils (dlltool specifically I believe) that
created the import libraries (libX11.a in this case). Re-create libX11.a
and you should be fine. I belive Arlindo da Silva has had the new ones on 
his site for a while now.

See or somewhere


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