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

Torsten Zuehlsdorff mailinglists at
Wed Jan 14 08:34:15 UTC 2015

On 13.01.2015 22:04, Bryan Drewery wrote:
> 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.

As you can see from the output of "pkg info" i have the most recent 
binutils installed. At an FreeBSD 10.1 - also the most recent released 

Therefore i don't understand your comment. Can you explain it further? 
Whats your advice? Remove this line because it should work? Or keep the 
line for compatibility reasons?


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