Missing g_object_unref

Ken Brown kbrown@cornell.edu
Sun Apr 2 16:26:00 GMT 2017

On 4/2/2017 8:17 AM, Vlado wrote:
> On 2.4.2017 11:47, Vlado wrote:
>> Hello.
>> Can somebody give advice what library defines g_object_unref function
>> call, please?
>> I use x86_64 Cygwin.
>> I would like to build rrdtool 1.6.0. Building it as Windows native app
>> is near impossible. Building it in Cygwin is much less pain and I hope
>> the "undefined reference to `g_object_unref'" is the last obstacle.
>> In Debian I found that g_object_unref is defined in libgobject-2.0.a,
>> but there is no library libgobject-2.0.a in Cygwin.
>> Vlado
> Answer is: Library libgobject-2.0.dll.a is a part of libglib2.0-devel.
> I have installed libglib2.0-devel version 2.50.3-1 now, I added
> -llibglib-2.0 -llibgobject-2.0 to LIBS

Wrong syntax.  This should be "-lgobject-2.0 -lglib-2.0":

$ pkg-config --libs gobject-2.0
-lgobject-2.0 -lglib-2.0 -lintl


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