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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,


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