1) Go to the mailing list archive.
2) Find the search box at the top of the page.
Type in "undefined reference to mysql_init".
The thread "[MySQL]" might be particularly useful.
Note: this is what you should do each time you have a question
that you can't answer by reading the manual. A URL for the
manual is given at the bottom of every posting to this list.
On Thu, Apr 22, 1999 at 04:13:39PM -0700, James Chelin wrote:
> flipper:/var/lib/httpd/cgi-bin# gcc order.c
> /tmp/cca270441.o: In function `getformdata':
> /tmp/cca270441.o(.text+0x75): undefined reference to `mysql_init'
> /tmp/cca270441.o(.text+0x9e): undefined reference to `mysql_real_connect'
> /tmp/cca270441.o(.text+0x85d): undefined reference to `mysql_close'
> collect2: ld returned 1 exit status