[El] rebuilding gdal

Volker Fröhlich volker27 at gmx.at
Fri Dec 31 18:14:37 EST 2010

What comes to my mind concerning libgeotiff: Fedora/CentOS/RHEL uses a non-
standard location for libgeotiff. Maybe that is causing your problem.

Just a sidenote: EPEL will have up to date packages packages in the not so far 
future. You can inform yourself about our efforts here:



Volker Fröhlich

On Friday, December 31, 2010 23:06:01 Jim Williams wrote:
> Hello,
> I am attempting to rebuild the various elgis packages for use on my system
> at work (the sys admins do not like using external repositories). I am
> running into a problem (re)building gdal. For some reason, mock is not
> installing any of the dependencies, and as a result the gdal build is
> failing on the configure stage (not finding libgeotiff). I have never run
> into this problem before, and although I realise it is not strictly elgis
> related, I thought someone else on this list may have attempted to rebuild
> gdal as well. I am running a Centos 5.5 setup with mock from extras - I
> have used it to rebuild many other packages numerous times before, and it
> has always worked fine, so I don't believe my system is the issue. I'm not
> sure why none of the dependencies are being installed. If anyone has any
> insight, it would be much appreciated. Thanks for any help, and thanks for
> providing elgis as a resource,Jim 		 	   		 
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