General linking question

Alex Waugh alex at
Wed Aug 28 08:19:05 PDT 2002

In message <4b6d23436bsbellon at>
          Stefan Bellon <sbellon at> wrote:


> My first attempt was to create the libraries with "link -aof". This
> worked as you can link those again. But the problem that started this
> thread arose.
> Then I switched to libfile, but now I cannot link the five libraries
> together once more when doing the partially linked binary for IDEA
> support.
> No problem I thought, just link all the object files themselves
> together and not the five libraries. But then I hit the command line
> length limit.
> So, how do I do it "properly"?

Try creating the libraries with libfile, then partially link the main
application with the libraries using drlink -aof


Alex Waugh                                           alex at

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