[ace-users] which library must I use ?

Adam Mitz mitza at objectcomputing.com
Tue Aug 22 14:37:21 CDT 2017

Hi Benoit,

On 8/22/2017 1:50 PM, Douglas C. Schmidt wrote:
>> I have a question about how find a library (ACE TAO) to link with when
>> a link error is detected ?
>> Why is'nt a guide to retrieve a library when an object's missing ?
>> Perhaps it's possible to indicate the library used in the "Namespace
>> Reference generated by Doxygen", something like JAVA documentation
>> does ?
>> For example I have trouble in linking. One of the message :
>> blabla ...undefined reference to `TAO_ServantBase::_find( .... blabla
>> So I think the problem is the missing TAO_ServantBase Object in the
>> libraries I use. But I can't find any documentation about the library
>> where is this object. So I'm unable to find the correct library to
>> include in my project.
>> For information, I compiled the ACE 6.4.4 TAO 2.4.4 for cygwin (32
>> bits) (updated) on Windows 7.

The following works on Linux and should also be OK on Cygwin since it 
provides many of the same tools.
nm -AC $ACE_ROOT/lib/* | grep TAO_ServantBase::_find

Adam Mitz
Principal Software Engineer
Object Computing, Inc.

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