linking problems with heimdal in base (ports version works)

Michael Nottebrock lofi at
Fri Oct 14 08:29:22 PDT 2005

On Friday, 14. October 2005 16:04, Palle Girgensohn wrote:

> This gives me problems. I maintain the postgresql ports, and postgresql
> supports Kerberos. Problem is, when installing the heimdal port, everything
> works fine, but when using the base heimdal, I can't get programs linking
> with postgresq's to link, since the configure scripts cannot find
> symbols that are in for example Most ports seem to only pick up
> the -lkrb5, not all the other libs needed.

Then those ports are buggy. The respective configure scripts should run 
krb5-config --libs and use that output to determine which additional 
libraries need to be linked in.

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