/usr/bin/ld: skipping incompatible /lib/libmylib.a when search for -lmylibThis error is only harmful if a library with the right format cannot be found. I have encountered this problem when compiling for 32-bit architectures on a 64-bit machine. The solution usually involves recompiling the library for the target architecture.
Thursday, March 3, 2011
Skipping incompatible library when searching, linker error
While compiling or linking libraries, the linker searches for matches in the library path. If a match is found based on file name, but the objects in the library are built for a different architecture than the executable being linked, the following message may be printed: