[GRASS5] problem compiling 57

glynn at gclements.plus.com glynn at gclements.plus.com
Tue Nov 9 11:12:48 EST 2004

ivan marchesini wrote:

> Dear all/developers,
> I have just downloaded grass5.7.0 source code (not CVS)...
> the ./configure was good....
> later, I tried the make command and I obtained an error....
> I have put here the last rows of the compilation process:

> /home/simona/Documents/GRASS/grass-5.7.0/dist.i686-pc-linux-gnu/lib/libgrass_ogsf.so
> /usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lGL

The OGSF library requires OpenGL. However, it is built regardless of
whether you use --with-opengl.

Also, 5.7.0 aborts on the first error, while later CVS versions will
move on to the next module.

Glynn Clements <glynn at gclements.plus.com>

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