I am trying to compile root 5.18 on a dual 64bit opteron machine but I get the following error when compiling MathMore.so
/usr/bin/ld: /usr/local/lib/libgslcblas.a(sasum.o): relocation R_X86_64_32 against `a local symbol’ can not be used when making a shared object; recompile with -fPIC
Can anyone help
You must install your GSL library with the option -PIC when configuring.
see the README/INSTALL page of GSL
compiled gsl-1.10 with:
then compiled root with:
Everything installed with no problems.
Thank you for your help