projectm questions

perryh at perryh at
Sun Feb 10 03:13:09 UTC 2008

> Linking CXX shared library
> /usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lGLEW
> *** Error code 1
> ...
> After a bit of poking around I found
> ln -s /usr/local/lib/libGLEW.a /usr/lib/libGLEW.a
> fixed it. I also had to do
> ln -s /usr/local/lib/libftgl.a /usr/lib/libftgl.a
> ln -s /usr/local/lib/libfreetype.a /usr/lib/libfreetype.a
> Well that's alright for a fix but
> Question 2: what do I have to do to get that to work automatically?

Lose the symlinks, and instead figure out how to add
to the link command line so that the linker looks for
libs there as well as in /usr/lib.

You might find the FreeBSD porter's handbook helpful.

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