[GRASSLIST:3204] Re: pre3 configure problem
Eric G. Miller
egm2 at jps.net
Mon Feb 25 01:19:23 EST 2002
On Sun, Feb 24, 2002 at 08:40:11PM -0800, John Dougherty wrote:
> I decided to torture myself again and downloaded the pre3 source. Since
> compiling grass never seems to be quite as straight forward as it ought to be
> (I have my fingers crossed the LSB will take care of this), it was no a real
> surprise that during configuration for compiling grass5.0.0pre3 I
> encountered an error:
Note: LSB doesn't figure except for packaged binaries... GRASS is used
on alot of other *nix systems.
> configure: error: *** Unable to locate DBM includes.
> There are several gdbm librabries on my linux system (Mandrake 8.1 right
> now). I need to know what to point configure at to get past that error. Ca
> someone give me a clue please?
You need the gdbm development libraries, and probably specify the header
location (/usr/include/gdbm ?) to ./configure.
Eric G. Miller <egm2 at jps.net>
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