Benjamin F. Benson (email@example.com)
Thu, 04 Mar 1999 20:40:23 -0600
Gilles Detillieux wrote:
> Let us know if that solves the problem for you. A few others have been
> asking about how to compile on IRIX, but it seems they were running into
> problems elsewhere, so maybe you'd have advice for them.
I saw a couple of problems that people were having compiling htdig on IRIX.
The first is configure problems, but I don't really have any advice. I didn't
have any problems there...everything went off without a hitch.
The second is a conflict between o32 and n32 libraries. There are two possible
solutions for this...you can either compile with the -32 option (cc -32 and CC
-32) or edit the Makefile.config.in file before you run configure so you look
for libraries in /usr/lib32 instead of /usr/lib...for some reason, although the
new MIPS compiler defaults to n32, some of the libraries in /usr/lib are o32.
There is a page at
http://toolbox.sgi.com/TasteOfDT/public/freeware/shared/howto.html that gives a
few hints for compiling code on IRIX. The tip about libsocket, libsnl, etc was
especiall helpful in getting rid of the multitude of "definition of <blah> in
libsnl.so preempts that in libc.so" warnings.
Hope this helps.
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