DDD fails with missing "libICE.dll"

Suhaib Siddiqi ssiddiqi@inspirepharm.com
Tue Sep 11 13:51:00 GMT 2001

Can you make sure /usr/X11R6/bin is included in path before you start DDD?

before starting DDD from a bash shell you can try
export PATH=/usr/X11R6/bin:$PATH


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Karr, David [ mailto:david.karr@cacheflow.com ] 
> Sent: Tuesday, September 11, 2001 2:51 PM
> To: 'cygwin-xfree@sourceware.cygnus.com'
> Subject: DDD fails with missing "libICE.dll"
> I don't know whether this is a DDD issue, or some sort of 
> Cygwin-XFree issue, but I'm inclined to think it's the latter.
> I'm using Cygwin 1.3.2.  I installed the latest Cygwin-XFree 
> binary.  I downloaded, built, and installed the latest 
> LessTif.  I downloaded, built, and installed the latest DDD.
> When I run DDD, I get an error dialog saying it was unable to 
> find "libICE.dll".
> Looking at the DDD build output, I see it was linking with 
> "-lICE", and I assume it got the "libICE.a" in "/usr/X11R6/lib".
> When I do an "objdump -p ddd/ddd.exe", it gives me the 
> following (among other output):
> 	DLL Name: libICE.dll
> 	vma:  Hint/Ord Member-Name
> 	48fe48	    9  IceConnectionNumber
> 	48fe60	   30  IceProcessMessages
> 	The Import Address Table is identical
> I verified that "IceConnectionNumber" and 
> "IceProcessMessages" were symbols in the archive file.
> I did do a mailing list search for this, but I didn't find anything.

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