Static linking issue under cygwin.

jean-luc malet
Wed May 27 15:28:00 GMT 2009

On Tue, May 26, 2009 at 8:33 PM, Vladimir A. Petrov <> wrote:
> Andre,
>> The correct order for searching the libraries is: -lglut32 -lglu32 -lopengl32
>> fly-cubes.c must be _before_ the libraries. Chuck's response was correct about this last point,
>> but wrong about the librairies order.
> Thank you for your clarification.
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I never managed to build something that link against those libs. if
you strip the "32" at the end of each libs it shall work
ie use :
lglut -lglu -lGL
however I don't know but every package that use autotools try to link
with theses.... what is the difference between -lopengl32 and -lGL?

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