games/wesnoth: How to cope with "invalid DSO for symbol `_ZN5boost6system15system_categoryEv'"

Bryan Drewery bdrewery at
Tue Jan 13 21:04:41 UTC 2015

On 1/9/2015 5:18 AM, Torsten Zuehlsdorff wrote:
> [  3%] mo-update [wesnoth-dw-ar]: Creating mo file.
> /usr/bin/ld: g: invalid DSO for symbol
> `_ZN5boost6system15system_categoryEv' definition
> /usr/local/lib/ could not read symbols: Bad value
> c++: error: linker command failed with exit code 1 (use -v to see
> invocation)
> --- cutter ---

Usually this means -lboost_system is missing from the linker line.
Recent binutils in recent FreeBSD head has been patched to be more clear
about it.

Bryan Drewery

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