linking error with streamer 1.6 with eclipse 3.8

Sebastian Dröge sebastian at
Mon Oct 19 23:44:27 PDT 2015

On Di, 2015-10-20 at 08:00 +0200, Daniel Marfil wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> I am having some errors related to bad linking when compiling against eclipse. I am using the tutorial5 from without modifying anything. So this is the configuration I have in the project:
> [...]
> Building target: tutorial5
> Invoking: Cross GCC Linker
> gcc -o tutorial5  tutorial5.o  -lgstnet-1.0 -lgstbase-1.0 -lgstcheck-1.0 -lgstreamer-1.0 -lgstcontroller-1.0 -lpango-1.0 -lcairo -lgtk-3 -lgdk-3 -lgstvideo-1.0 -lgobject-2.0 -lglib-2.0
> /usr/lib/ undefined reference to `g_thread_pool_move_to_front'
> makefile:29: recipe for target 'tutorial5' failed
> /usr/lib/ undefined reference to `g_option_group_unref'
> collect2: error: ld returned 1 exit status
> make: *** [tutorial5] Error 1

This sounds like your is not properly linked. It should
be linked to but apparently isn't. Can you double
check and run:
  objdump -x /usr/lib/ | grep NEEDED
and then paste the output into a mail?

Sebastian Dröge, Centricular Ltd ·
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