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Old 05-17-2009, 06:29 AM   #1
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Linker problem while compiling D-Link router source codes.

Hi, ppl! I found that D-Link DSL modem-router have source code for
their hardware and want to install on this modem that kind of software
in order to change it as I wish. But while compiling source code I encountered on problem such as:
../mips-linux-uclibc/bin/ld: cannot find -latm
collect2: ld returned 1 exit status
What is it and how to heal the problem?

the source is at:
Old 05-18-2009, 08:13 AM   #2
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Are you trying to compile source code that is supposed to run in an embedded environment / on an EEPROM inside your router?

That is an aside actually, the error you posted seems to refer to the fact that you do not have the "atm" library.

I. e. your linked is looking for a file called

in either your /usr/lib or /usr/local/lib

I. e. you'll need to find, compile, and install this library before you'll be able to proceed.

Last edited by rylan76; 05-18-2009 at 08:14 AM.
Old 05-19-2009, 05:56 AM   #3
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Correct I have this library in install package.
Maybe I can just to copy it in /usr/lib ?


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