Can not get rsync 2.5.2 or CVS t build Solaris8/GNU RTFM

Martin Pool mbp at
Sat Mar 2 18:33:52 EST 2002

On  1 Mar 2002, Dave Dykstra <dwd at> wrote:
> Where is it finding -lpopt?  Is it searching any extra library directories
> than the standard ones?  I don't see a popt library on the Solaris 8 system
> I checked.  If you want it to search a non-standard directory for
> libraries, you'll need to have it also search the corresponding include
> directory so it can find popt.h.

Pete, I suspect there may be a semi-functional version of popt on your
system.  Perhaps somebody tried to install it once, but they didn't
do it properly or it was a very old version?


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