--- a/src/code/load.lisp
+++ b/src/code/load.lisp
@@ -401,7 +401,7 @@
 ;;; code for foreign symbol lookup should be here.
 (defun find-foreign-symbol-in-table (name table)
   (let ((prefixes
-         #!+(or osf1 sunos linux freebsd darwin) #("" "ldso_stub__")
+         #!+(or osf1 sunos linux freebsd netbsd darwin) #("" "ldso_stub__")
 	 #!+openbsd #("")))
     (declare (notinline some)) ; to suppress bug 117 bogowarning
     (some (lambda (prefix)