Missing libstdc++.la

Andrew Wood andrew at gn.apc.org
Wed Feb 7 13:35:51 EST 2007

Hi Sundar,

When you've successfully built GNUCash on Open Susie, it would be great 
if you had an opportunity to  document it at: 

It might help other people along too.

Andrew Wood, Oxford.

Derek Atkins wrote:
> Yeah, this error implies that SOME directory that gnucash depends on
> was built when libstdc++.la was still installed, and that dependent
> library is still shipping with the .la file.   I would recommend:
>   find /usr -name \*.la | xargs grep libstdc++.la
> This should help you find the culprit.  Then you can report it to Novell.
> -derek
> Quoting "vr.sundar" <vr.sundar at gmail.com>:
>> Running "make " on the 2.0 branch (revision 15519) gave me this error
>> in src/import-export/ofx directory:
>> grep: /usr/lib/libstdc++.la: No such file or directory
>> /usr/bin/sed: can't read /usr/lib/libstdc++.la: No such file or directory
>> libtool: link: `/usr/lib/libstdc++.la' is not a valid libtool archive
>> make[5]: *** [libgncmod-ofx.la] Error 1
>> I am on opensuse 10.2 and have compat-libstdc++, libstdc++41,
>> libstdc++41-devel and libstdc++-devel packages installed.
>> I found this thread that reports the same problem on 10.2:
>> http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-packaging/2006-10/msg00047.html It
>> also pointed out this bugzilla entry for this issue -
>> https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=215548. They both indicate
>> that libstdc++.la was intentionally removed.  Is this a problem with
>> one of the libraries that gnucash depends on?  I haven't tried editing
>> libtool as suggested in the bugzilla entry. Probably will later on
>> today. Is that the way to go? Any other suggestions?
>> thanks
>> sundar
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