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LIBRARY_NAME is a makefile variable which tells the build system what to name the (shared or static) library.

If LIBRARY_NAME is longer than eight characters, some platforms such as OS/2 will require setting SHORT_LIBNAME due to platform limitations.

Set By

Tree makefiles set LIBRARY_NAME after including autoconf.mk but before including config.mk or rules.mk.

Example

See Building a component DLL.

See Also

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<p><code>LIBRARY_NAME</code> is a makefile variable which tells the build system what to name the (shared or static) library.
</p><p>If <code>LIBRARY_NAME</code> is longer than eight characters, some platforms such as OS/2 will require setting <code><a href="en/SHORT_LIBNAME">SHORT_LIBNAME</a></code> due to platform limitations.
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<h3 id="Set_By" name="Set_By"> Set By </h3>
<p>Tree makefiles set <code>LIBRARY_NAME</code> after including <code>autoconf.mk</code> but before including <code>config.mk</code> or <code>rules.mk</code>.
</p>
<h3 id="Example" name="Example"> Example </h3>
<p>See <a href="en/Building_a_component_DLL">Building a component DLL</a>.
</p>
<h3 id="See_Also" name="See_Also"> See Also </h3>
<ul><li> <a href="en/MODULE">MODULE</a>
</li><li> <a href="en/SHORT_LIBNAME">SHORT_LIBNAME</a>
</li></ul>
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