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Old 09-11-2011, 03:01 PM   #1
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compile error ushare


I am trying to install ushare on Slackware 13.37 64bit multilib from source, but when I do make, it gives the following error:

ushare.o  -lixml -lthreadutil -lpthread -lupnp -pthread -o ushare
ushare.o: In function `init_upnp':
ushare.c:(.text+0x68d): undefined reference to `UpnpSetVirtualDirCallbacks'
collect2: ld returned 1 exit status
make[1]: *** [ushare] Error 1
Configure output:

Checking for compiler available...
Checking for locales ...
Checking for ifaddrs ...
Checking for langinfo ...
Checking for iconv ...
Checking for libixml ...
Checking for libthreadutil ...
Checking for libupnp >= 1.4.2 ...

uShare: configure is OK
  version            1.1a
  using libupnp      1.6.13
  install prefix     /usr/local
  configuration dir  ${PREFIX}/etc
  locales dir        ${PREFIX}/share/locale
  NLS support        yes
  DLNA support       no
  C compiler         gcc
  STRIP              strip
  make               make
  CPU                x86_64 ()
  debug symbols      no
  strip symbols      yes
  optimize           yes

  extralibs           -lixml -lthreadutil -lpthread -lupnp -pthread
I have libupnp-1.6.6 installed, but the configure output says I am using 1.6.13.

When I do a find for libupnp I get the following results:

libupnp: /usr/src/libupnp-1.6.6/libupnp.pc /usr/src/libupnp-1.6.6/libupnp.spec /usr/lib64/ /usr/lib64/ /usr/local/lib/ /usr/local/lib/ /usr/local/lib/libupnp.a
i get the same error if I use

./configure --with-libupnp-dir=/usr/lib64/

Can anybody see any glaring mistakes I have made?

Old 09-11-2011, 03:05 PM   #2
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Whoops, just figured it out

./configure --with-libupnp-dir=/usr/local/lib
Old 09-11-2011, 03:21 PM   #3
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Looks to me like you may have two versions of libupnp installed - one in /usr/lib and one in /usr/local/lib
Old 06-14-2014, 06:10 PM   #4
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on x64 of slackware edit /etc/

add these two paths

run ldconfig as root

apply this patch from

cd into the ushare src directory and move the patch file there

patch < ushare-compile-fixes.patch

export PKG_CONFIG_PATH=${PKG_CONFIG_PATH}${PKG_CONFIG_PATH:+:}/usr/local/lib/pkgconfig
./configure --enable-dlna --with-libupnp-dir=/usr/local/lib

your build should compile fine

Last edited by foolio; 06-15-2014 at 10:09 AM.


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