gcc newbie question

Pavel Tsekov ptsekov@syntrex.com
Tue Dec 4 02:47:00 GMT 2001

Myriam Abramson wrote:
> Hi!
> I need to make a dll.
> I do
> gcc -Wl, shared -o foo.dll foo.o
> But I get the following error:
> /usr/lib/gcc-lib/i686-pc-cygwin/2.95.3-5/../../../../i686-pc-cygwin/bin/ld: cannot open : No such file or directory
> collect2: ld returned 1 exit status
> ld exists in /bin/ld so what's wrong?

The long line up there represents the following path:

So the question is - is ld.exe in this folder ? If not - install
the binutils package. As about the ld.exe in /bin  - maybe it's
just a link. Btw you can try to run it to see what happens.

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