[clug] Package Installation

Matt Howe mdhowe at bigfoot.com
Thu Jun 26 12:47:18 EST 2003

Hi there,

Sorry to ask such a basic question but i'm fairly new to linux and find 
the whole tarball installation thing a bit confusing, anyway heres the 
output i got from ./configure, the necesarry libraries seem to be 
installed but it can't seem to find them. Any suggestions???

[root at purple koth-0.8.0]# ./configure
loading cache ./config.cache
checking for a BSD compatible install... /usr/bin/install -c
checking whether build environment is sane... yes
checking whether make sets ${MAKE}... yes
checking for working aclocal... found
checking for working autoconf... found
checking for working automake... found
checking for working autoheader... found
checking for working makeinfo... found
checking whether make sets ${MAKE}... (cached) yes
checking for gcc... gcc
checking whether the C compiler (gcc  ) works... yes
checking whether the C compiler (gcc  ) is a cross-compiler... no
checking whether we are using GNU C... yes
checking whether gcc accepts -g... yes
checking for strerror in -lcposix... no
checking for ranlib... ranlib
checking for ggiInit in -lggi... no
*** Error! needs LibGGI to compile ***
please download and install LibGGI and LibGII from
ftp://ftp.ggi-project.org/pub/ggi/ggi/current/ and try again
[root at purple koth-0.8.0]# urpmi libggi
Everything already installed
[root at purple koth-0.8.0]# urpmi libgii
Everything already installed

Matt Howe

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