[gmx-developers] shared libraries - unresolved symbols issue

Martin Höfling martin.hoefling at gmx.de
Wed Nov 12 20:45:31 CET 2008

Am Mittwoch, den 12.11.2008, 15:46 +0100 schrieb Daniel Seeliger:

Hey Daniel,

> I use the gromacs libmd and libgmx with python. The --enable-shared option 
> didn't work for me, too but if I compile gromacs with:
> ./configure
> make -j x CFLAGS=-fPIC
> I can use the libs in python.

My solution to the initial problem now a slight modification on the
Makefile.in, linking libmd and libgmx dynamically together with each
Patch can be found here:


How did you use it from within python? I first tried Swig but I am now using ctypes.


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