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    SubjectRe: DLLs [OFFTOPIC]
    On Thu, Jul 16, 1998 at 08:58:44AM -0600, Erik Andersen wrote:

    > at link time. DLLs can be bound at link time (similar to the shared
    > library) or they can be loaded (under Windows anyway) with calls to:
    > CoLoadLibrary(char * lpszLibName, unsigned long bAutoFree);
    > CoFreeLibrary(long hInst);
    > CoFreeUnusedLibraries(void);
    > This facilitates certain types of programming. The question then
    > was probably, what Linux APIs can be used for late binding of a
    > library (comparable to the above mentioned windows APIs).

    The functions you use to do this are dlopen(), dlsym(), and dlclose().

    Hope this helps,


    Jim Nance Avant! Corporation
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