Using shared libraries?

Ken Cross kcross at
Wed Feb 5 16:26:11 GMT 2003

Pretty standard:  -l smbclient

You may need -L <libdir> if not standard


-----Original Message-----
From: Richard Sharpe [mailto:rsharpe at] 
Sent: Wednesday, February 05, 2003 11:26 AM
To: Jelmer Vernooij
Cc: Ken Cross; 'Multiple recipients of list SAMBA-TECHNICAL'
Subject: Re: Using shared libraries?

On Wed, 5 Feb 2003, Jelmer Vernooij wrote:

> On Wed, Feb 05, 2003 at 06:54:27AM -0500, Ken Cross wrote about 'Using

> shared libraries?':
> > Maybe a dumb question, but...
> > is being built in bin, but nothing seems to be 
> > linking to it.  I tried "make installclientlib", which installed it,

> > but no change.
> > Is there some trick to get it to be used?  (NetBSD with SAMBA_3_0)
> libsmbclient is a library that can be used by 3rd party GPL'ed 
> software, samba doesn't use it internally.

Well, yes, but ... libsmbclient contains so much also needed by Samba, 
that you can link against and save lots of space.

The question remains, how to do it on NetBSD?

Richard Sharpe, rsharpe[at], rsharpe[at], 

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