[Openmcl-devel] FFI usage question

Steve Jenson stevej at pobox.com
Mon Sep 5 19:18:40 PDT 2005

I had trouble with dynamic linking on OS X so I wrote a blog entry
about what I found:



On 9/5/05, Hamilton Link <hamlink at cs.unm.edu> wrote:
> I am not a C compilation genius, possibly someone else who has done
> this can help me out.
> I need .so files or some such in order to pull in libraries with
> openmcl, right?   On Mac OS X as far as I can tell the -shared argument
> to gcc isn't supported... and that's what this 'Gandalf' library is
> trying to use when I build it.  I can probably change the scripts, but
> what in the world would I change it *to*?
> After I have a dynamically linkable thing under OS X, and install it, I
> suspect I will have a .so file sitting somewhere and .h files sitting
> installed elsewhere.  Then I think I can make the appropriate
> populate.sh files and do the incantations needed to open up a new
> library.
> Thanks.
> h
> _______________________________________________
> Openmcl-devel mailing list
> Openmcl-devel at clozure.com
> http://clozure.com/mailman/listinfo/openmcl-devel

More information about the Openmcl-devel mailing list