Tag: linking

  • Porting Software – Get your RPM’s right.

    The other day I was porting some C++ applications from Centos 7 to Fedora 25/27. Of course CMake helps with the compilation part. However, when I was standing up a new VM with Fedora 27, I wanted to quickly ensure I had the right libraries present on the system to check that compilation/linking would succeed.…

  • How to check linking and dependencies for libraries and applications.

    If you are building (cross platform) applications, its good to know how to check linkage/dependencies of applications and libraries. Here are some simple examples for various operating systems. Linux – ldd The ldd command prints the shared objects (shared libraries) required by each program or shared object specified on the command line. [frank@localhost ~]$ ldd…