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Old 09-28-2004, 09:30 AM   #1
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Differences between LD_LIBRARY_PATH and LD_PRELOAD

Hello there, I would like to know what differences are between LD_LIBRARY_PATH and LD_PRELOAD environment variables. I know they are very similar, both are used by the linker.

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Old 10-01-2004, 08:03 AM   #2
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They control the order in which the system looks for symbols when loading and libraries. See the dlopen manpage for more.


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