Linking Errors related to X11

Larry Hall (Cygwin-X)
Thu Mar 22 21:08:00 GMT 2012

On 3/22/2012 4:54 PM, Tom Szczesny wrote:
> Larry Hall wrote:
> "That's because the Makefile generated by the configure script *ignores*
> X_LIBS.  You'll need to force -lX11 into the link line of every affected
> Makefile. if you want it to link against this library.  This is a problem
> with the app's configure script, not Cygwin.  You should report this to
> the maintainers."
> The lib for src/dap is      ../../src/dap/.libs/libdap.a
> The lib for src/AplusGUI is     ../../src/ApluGUI/.libs/libAplusGUI.a
> What file contains the lib for X11 in cygwin?

The one you've been trying to tell it to use - libX11.a.  It's in
/usr/lib.  It comes from Cygwin's libX11-devel package.



A: Yes.
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