Giorgos Keramidas keramida at ceid.upatras.gr
Thu Mar 29 17:39:36 UTC 2007

On 2007-03-28 17:23, Charles Farinella <cfarinella at appropriatesolutions.com> wrote:
> New to FreeBSD.  How can I update my LD_LIBRARY_PATH?
> In Linux I modify my /etc/ld.so.conf file and run ldconfig.  Is there
> an equivalent here?  A pointer to docs would be fine.

The *important* question, of course, is why do you need to set

You can do this either in your shell startup scripts, or in
/etc/login.conf (for all users), but please before you do,
read the post at:


It's a post I recently made to comp.unix.solaris with a detailed comment
about LD_LIBRARY_PATH usage in Solaris, but similar things apply to
programs compiled and installed on FreeBSD too.


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