[Flac-dev] Re: non-PIC code in shared libs again

Christian Weisgerber naddy at mips.inka.de
Tue Feb 11 09:32:02 PST 2003

Ben Hines <bhines at alumni.ucsd.edu> wrote:

> The patch fixed the problem with your libs. However, when linking the 
> xmms plugin i still get:
> *** Warning: This library needs some functionality provided by -lstdc++.

This is because of id3lib, which is written in C++.  Mixing C and
C++ is problematic.  As far as I understand, the final linking
should always be done with the C++ compiler in this case.

> If i remember right this is some sort of libtool bug. I'll ask someone..

I don't think so.
Using something like "cc -o foo c.o c++.o -lstdc++" is highly

Christian "naddy" Weisgerber                          naddy at mips.inka.de

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