[GRASSLIST:2322] Re: Problem compiling GRASS5pre1 on Mandrake 8.0

Glynn Clements glynn.clements at virgin.net
Wed Aug 8 12:54:39 EDT 2001

Steve Trick wrote:

> I am having some problems compiling GRASS5.0pre1 on my Linux box 
> which is running Mandrake 8.0:
> When I am at the 'configure' stage of installation the script reports that
> it is having problems finding the zlibs.  This still occurs even when I
> point the configure script to where the libraries appear to be on my
> system - /usr/lib/.

Can you please do the following:

1. Delete config.cache.
2. Run "configure".
3. Send me the the config.log file.

> It also has the same problem finding the TIFF libraries.

libtiff normally requires libz, so any problem with linking against
libz will prevent libtiff from being detected.

Glynn Clements <glynn.clements at virgin.net>

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