[GRASS-user] FYI - Output from compiling most recent release 7.0

Glynn Clements glynn at gclements.plus.com
Sat Feb 8 11:10:43 PST 2014

Markus Neteler wrote:

> To me it looks like that you have an outdated libtiff on your sytem.

AFAICT, the problem is from trying to use an uninstalled libtiff:

I note that the related compilation commands have


while the linking commands have


That will be enough for building shared libraries which link against
libtiff. But when it comes to building executables which use those
libraries, you'll also need (I think)


This can be added by modifying the value of TIFFLIB or TIFFLIBPATH in
include/Make/Platform.make (or supplying the modified value via the
make command line).

Alternatively, setting LD_LIBRARY_PATH may work.

But ideally you should see if there's an official TIFF package for
your distribution and install that.

Glynn Clements <glynn at gclements.plus.com>

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