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Old 09-03-2012, 06:21 AM   #1
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libgdiplus build error

Hello, I am trying to compile libgdiplus and I am getting the following error:
/bin/sh ../libtool --tag=CC   --mode=link gcc  -g -O2 -pthread   -o testgdi testgdi.o ../src/ -lpthread -lfontconfig 
libtool: link: gcc -g -O2 -pthread -o .libs/testgdi testgdi.o  ../src/.libs/ -lpthread /usr/lib64/ -pthread -Wl,-rpath -Wl,/usr/lib64
/usr/lib64/gcc/x86_64-slackware-linux/4.7.1/../../../../x86_64-slackware-linux/bin/ld: testgdi.o: undefined reference to symbol 'g_free'
/usr/lib64/gcc/x86_64-slackware-linux/4.7.1/../../../../x86_64-slackware-linux/bin/ld: note: 'g_free' is defined in DSO /usr/lib64/ so try adding it to the linker command line
/usr/lib64/ could not read symbols: Invalid operation
collect2: error: ld returned 1 exit status
make[2]: *** [testgdi] Error 1
I am using the correspondent slackbuild from
I tried to build this in Slackware64-current.

Any ideas?
Old 09-03-2012, 06:49 AM   #2
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it needs a fix for the linker in -current: it has already been pushed to the master branch in's git
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Old 09-03-2012, 09:02 AM   #3
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Thanks, it work perfectly


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