Re: XForms: Can't link my programs.

Steve Lamont (
Wed, 24 Sep 97 15:12:33 PDT

To subscribers of the xforms list from (Steve Lamont) :

> I am having problems linking my programs. A plain compile works fine.
> But at link time I get:
> undefined reference to 'fl_initialize'
> .. and any other function that is prototyped in forms.h. I have copied
> the lib files exist in /usr/lib and the header is in /usr/include. Can
> you halp me with this?

Are you running Linux?

Presuming that you included the -lforms in your link line, you may
have the wrong version of the library. There are several different
versions of the Linux library and you need to get the one that's right
for your particular brand. I'm not a Linuxer so I don't recall
offhand which is what but if you check the archives of this mailing
list (shown below) you'll find several users with the same problem and

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