[squeak-dev] FFI/linux dynamic library load order?

Levente Uzonyi leves at elte.hu
Thu Jan 5 17:20:01 UTC 2012

On Thu, 5 Jan 2012, Hans-Martin Mosner wrote:

> Am 05.01.2012 16:29, schrieb Alexander Lazarević:
>> Hans-Martin,
>> this might be almost the same thing as I've seen here (there is also a link
>> to what I got looking for the OpenGL library):
>> http://forum.world.st/Re-Pharo-project-External-web-browser-tc4224837.html
>> Alex
> Thanks for the pointer! In the meantime, I found another discussion thread (sorry, didn't follow the mailing list
> closely during that time) which is also related to OpenGL: http://forum.world.st/OpenGL-in-4-1-or-later-td3794639.html
> Probably a good approach would be to drop the VM-level directory searching stuff altogether and rely on ld.so
> exclusively. Maybe add some niceness by searching for 'libXX.so' as well when 'XX' was specified as the module.
> For now, I'll probably hack some image-level stuff to make it work.

Automatically finding the "right" OpenGL library is kinda impossible IMHO, 
even Blender ships with its own OpenGL libraries IIRC. The best solution 
is to set the proper path manually.


> Cheers,
> Hans-Martin

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