[Samba] FAM linking error on Irix

Volker Lendecke Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE
Wed Apr 13 07:51:12 MDT 2011

On Wed, Apr 13, 2011 at 03:03:31PM +0200, samba.to.nestolea at spamgourmet.com wrote:
> Hi all,
> I am compiling Samba 3.5.8 on Irix 6.5.28 using gcc 3.4.6 .
> Towards the end the linking phase stops with the following error:
> [...]
> Compiling ../lib/popt/poptparse.c
> Linking bin/smbd
> /usr/lib32/libfam.a(fam.o): In function `FAMOpen2':
> /xlv44/6.5.28m/work/eoe/lib/libfam/libfam_n32_M3/fam.c++:51:
> relocation truncated to fit: R_MIPS_GPREL16 against `.srdata'
> /usr/lib32/libfam.a(fam.o): In function `checkRequest(FAMRequest *,
> char const *)':

Google leads me to


Maybe some table is just overflowing and you need to take a
look at specific linker options. I don't have access to that
build environment right now so I can't really tell. But
maybe the hint to play with -G<n> as a linker argument helps



SerNet GmbH, Bahnhofsallee 1b, 37081 Göttingen
phone: +49-551-370000-0, fax: +49-551-370000-9
AG Göttingen, HRB 2816, GF: Dr. Johannes Loxen

More information about the samba mailing list