Linking problems in CoCoA-5 GUI
Sometimes building the C5 GUI fails because of linking problems.
The problem is that in
C5Makefile there is no declaration of dependencies on CoCoALib source files, so changing a CoCoALib header file does not trigger recompilation of the object files in
A workaround is simply to run
make clean in the directory
I don't know how feasible it would be to adjoin the dependencies to
C5Makefile; remember that the file is generated by
#2 Updated by John Abbott about 1 year ago
- Priority changed from Normal to Low
To be honest I do not recall encountering this problem in a very long time, but I also do not recall ever resolving it correctly.
Decreasing priority to "low" (in the hope that the issue might just go away all by itself?)
#3 Updated by John Abbott 8 months ago
- Status changed from New to Closed
- Assignee set to John Abbott
- % Done changed from 0 to 100
- Estimated time set to 0.33 h
Grrr! I don't enjoy maintaining the GUI code.
No one else can compile it, as far as I know.
I don't recall having seen this problem in a long time.