aceclient/perl compilation problem

Fred Wobus fw at sanger.ac.uk
Fri Mar 12 05:46:53 EST 1999


A new library (seperate to libace.a) was introduced last
year - the link flag is -lfree (You need to "make libfree.a")

But as Jean said - newer version should build correctly.

Fred Wobus.

On 11 Mar 1999, Winston Chang wrote:

> I'm trying to get aceclient extension to compile into perl5.004 on a Red Hat
> Linux(Intel) machine, but I keep running into the following problem:
> everything works fine until make hits the 'perl:' dependency line.  It
> gives errors like the following:
> 
> /home/acedb/RELEASE.980930.BUILD/bin.LINUX_4/libacecl.a(aceclientlib.o):
> In function `magicFileOpen':
> /home/acedb/RELEASE.980930.BUILD/bin.LINUX_4/aceclientlib.c:66 undefined
> reference to `strnew'
> 
> These functions seem to be defined in headers contained in
> $ACEDB_SRC/wh/, but even if I tell it specifically to look in that
> directory with a -I, it still chokes.
> 
> 
> Am I forgetting to do something?   Any help would be greatly appreciated.
> 
> Thanks,
> --Winston Chang
>    Integrated Microscopy Resource
>    University of Wisconsin-Madison
> 


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