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Re: What is the minimum needed to run gtar?
David A. Case wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 06, 2003, David Rothenberger wrote:
>> You can find out what DLLs an executable needs by running cygcheck on it.
> Note that this may not give a complete list. Consider rxvt.exe:
> quine% cygcheck rxvt.exe
> Found: .\rxvt.exe
> Found: C:\cygwin\bin\rxvt.exe
> This might suggest that only cygwin1.dll is needed (besides the windows
> stuff). However, continuing (in X, with DISPLAY set):
> quine% cd /usr/X11R6/bin
> quine% mv libX11.dll libX11.dll~
> quine% back
> quine% ./rxvt.exe
> failed to load libX11.dll
> Putting libX11.dll~ back to its original name again allows rxvt.exe to run
> correctly. Thus in this case (at least) cygcheck is not finding _all_ of
> the dll's that are needed.
True, but the use of LoadLibrary/dlopen is rare (and that is why cygcheck is
unable to detect the dependency in this case).
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