Porting eggdrop 1.3.xx

Maarten Huisjes maarten@emendo.com
Tue Dec 8 05:51:00 GMT 1998

Hugo Leote wrote:
> I'm one step away from compiling eggdrop1.3.22 sucessfully with cygwin32.
> Unfortunately I still get the following linking problem:
> *****************************************
> Linking eggdrop...(statically)
> gcc -o ../eggdrop botcmd.o botmsg.o botnet.o chanprog.o cmds.o dcc.o dccutil.o f
> lags.o language.o main.o mem.o misc.o modules.o net.o tcl.o tcldcc.o tclhash.o t
> clmisc.o tcluser.o userent.o userrec.o users.o -L/cygnus/cygwin-b20/H-i586-cygwi
> n32/lib -ltcl80 -lm  mod/*.o
> mod/server.o: In function `tcl_eggserver':
> /cygnus/cygwin-b20/src/eggdrop1.3.22-pide/src/mod/server.mod/server.c:543:
>  undefined reference to `Tcl_DStringInit'
> /cygnus/cygwin-b20/src/eggdrop1.3.22-pide/src/mod/server.mod/server.c:548:
>  undefined reference to `Tcl_DStringAppendElement'
> /cygnus/cygwin-b20/src/eggdrop1.3.22-pide/src/mod/server.mod/server.c:552:
>  undefined reference to `Tcl_DStringFree'
> collect2: ld returned 1 exit status
> make[1]: *** [static] Error 1
> make: *** [static] Error 2
> ******************************************
> So far, I've been unable to find out why these three TCL functions are not
> recognized because they appear to be included in libtcl80.a .
> I'm using cygwin32 b20.1 .
> Anyone ever suffered from this ?
> I know there are already compiled eggdrop ports in ftp.sodre.net/ports,
> but I need to change the nickname max length because of my IRC network.

Move the -ltcl80 to the end of the compile line. The mod/*.o reference tcl
functions which must be included.

(Some linkers are not picky about where you put your libraries, gnu ld is)

Regards, --Maarten.
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