[mythtv] Compile/Link error on Redhat 7.3..

Matt Zimmerman mdz at debian.org
Thu Jan 30 20:04:43 EST 2003

On Thu, Jan 30, 2003 at 03:20:42PM -0800, Cliff Draper wrote:

> Last I recall, -lXext means to do a static linking of libXext.a.  I
> have that located at /usr/X11R6/lib/libXext.a (Debian Woody).

-lXext means to link with a shared library if available, and then a static
library if not.  You'll probably find a shared library at
/usr/X11R6/lib/libXext.so which is actually what is being used in this case.

 - mdz

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