Error compiling Gawk 3.1.1 (cannot find -ldl)

Gerard Beekmans gerard at
Mon Jan 6 09:10:51 PST 2003

On January 5, 2003 01:06 pm, Jens Petter Bratlie wrote:
> What could cause this? Is the "-ldl" thing some library I am missing? If
> so, what library is it and where can I get it?

It's a glibc library. Make sure you have /usr/lib/libdl.a

If not, install glibc-devel packages.

Gerard Beekmans

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