Build requirements

Richard Sharpe rsharpe at
Sun Jul 21 09:44:01 GMT 2002

On Sat, 20 Jul 2002, Max TenEyck Woodbury wrote:

> I was trying to build 2.2.5 from sources on a RedHat 7.3 system. It bugged 
> out after the configure. This is probably because some of the header files 
> it expects are not present. (Disk space is tight on this particular machine
> and I've tried not to install anything I don't have to on it.)
> Two questions:
> Q1: What packages are required to build SaMBa that are not also required to
> run it?

GCC and glibc-devel come to mind.

> Q2: Shouldn't these be listed in the BuildRequires section?

Ahhh, a volunteer. Great. Please send your patches to Jerry.

Richard Sharpe, rsharpe at, rsharpe at, 
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