GDB a VFS module

Jelmer Vernooij jelmer at
Thu Apr 22 01:35:41 GMT 2004


On Wed, Apr 21, 2004 at 06:32:07PM -0700, Jagan wrote about 'GDB a VFS module':
> I was able to gdb  my vfs module in vfstest. However a
> peculiar thing happened. I am compiling
> The module with some libraries of my own. On a
> make modules from samba/source the make
> Went through smoothly but the libraries never got
> linked. On a run from vfstest ? function foo in
> makes a 
> Call to function ?bar? which was never linked in. I am
> wondering how the .so?s for vfs modules don?t track 
> Library dependencies. Does it just assume that
> everything will be dynamically linked in. 
You need to link against your libraries.

gcc -shared -o foo.c bar.c -lmylib

> Question 2: How does vfstest have its LD_LIBRARY_PATH
> linked in??
It's the responsibility of the specific modules to link against the
libraries they need.



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