[Fwd: Re: [fpc-pascal]Need help on LinkLib]

Andre Wohnig a.wohnig at thiesen.com
Tue Dec 12 09:25:52 CET 2000

> -------- Original Message --------
> Von: Peter Vreman <peter at freepascal.org>
> Betrifft: Re: [fpc-pascal]Need help on LinkLib
> An: fpc-pascal at deadlock.et.tudelft.nl
> > Hi all!
> >
> > I want to Link a library to my program. I tried "{LinkLib gpiblib.a}".
> > In this library it exists a function "int ibfind(char *name)".  Therefor
> > i insert the following line into my interface section in my unit:
> > "Function ibfind(name : PChar) : LongInt; cdecl; external".
> > I tried to use it with "nr := ibfind(device);" where nr is a LongInt
> an> d
> > device is PChar. When i try to run the program i get the following
> > error: "Error: undefined reference to `ibfind' "
> >
> > What i am doing wrong? Could somebody help me?
> It is {$Linklib gpiblib.a}. (Maybe it's only a typo in the email)

No it was not just a typo. I forgott the "$". But if i add this, i get
following error (error over error but i don´  t give up):
"sh:/root/arbeit/gpib2/test: No such file or directory" -> contents of

from test.
What could this be?

In addition i added a {$LinkLIb c} but i saw no changes (perhaps of the

Thanx for all the help till now.


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