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Linux: How to set search path for shared library

Posted on 2006-10-27
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Hi Experts,

I want to debug a program using GDB.  my small program uses a shared library which resides in my current directory.  

When I run the program normally, I use the following method to load the library.

%LD_LIBRARY_PATH=. ./MyProgram

But, if I want to run gdb how should I tell the debugger to search the current directory for the shared library along with the standard paths( My program uses some other installed libraries in the standard path as well )
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export LD_LIBRARY_PATH
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