Compilation problem

Benedikt Meurer benedikt.meurer at
Mon Sep 4 15:34:54 CEST 2006

jouke hijlkema wrote:
> Hello there,
> I try to use the graphical installer to compile the RC1 on a RHEL4  64 
> bit system and it aborts with the following error :
> /usr/bin/ld: .libs/libthunar_vfs_1_la-thunar-vfs-deep-count-job.o: 
> relocation R_X86_64_PC32 against 
> `_thunar_vfs_marshal_VOID__UINT64_UINT_UINT_UINT' can not be used when 
> making a shared object; recompile with -fPIC
> /usr/bin/ld: final link failed: Bad value
> collect2: ld returned 1 exit status
> gmake[3]: *** [] Error 1
> is there a way to pas -fPIC to the installer ?

libtool should already pass -fPIC if required.

However you can of course set the environment variable CFLAGS prior to
running the installer.

> Jouke


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