[Axl] Exarg / problems building Axl

Francis Brosnan Blazquez francis at aspl.es
Thu Nov 22 10:33:38 CET 2007

Hi Joel,

> > 1) Try to update your autoconf installation, especially the libtool
> > command. It is likely the problem is located here because the
> symbols
> > reported as missing do not exist (they are available by removing the
> > preceding "_").
> I actually already tried this (updated my Xcode to 2.5 from 2.2).  
> Apple's libtool is well known to do things differently from the  
> standard GNU toolchain, unfortunately. If that's something you're  
> interested in adding special cases to your makefile to compensate  
> for, I can try to provide more information.

Sure. As long as it is easy to maintain for us it is welcome...

As an alternative to Apple's libtool, you could try to download GNU's

> > 2) Try to modify src/Makefile.am and ns/Makefile.am files to make
> the
> > following line:
> >
> > libaxl_la_LDFLAGS = -no-undefined -export-symbols-regex '^(axl| 
> > __axl).*'
> >
> > Making the regular expression to look: '^(axl|_axl|__axl).*'
> >
> > Let us to know if this works.
> I will give it a try and let you know. It may be a few days before I  
> get back to you though, since it's a holiday weekend here in the U.S.



Francis Brosnan Blazquez <francis at aspl.es>
Advanced Software Production Line, S.L.

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