Subject: Re: X11R6 install
To: Karl Stenerud <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Ron Roskens <email@example.com>
Date: 12/13/1995 09:17:16
Karl Stenerud writes:
> Ok, I have almost everything running.. just 2 more problems:
> When it gets to the fonts, one of the compile options is -ldbm.
> Since I have no libdbm, it naturally fails.
> Where do I get this library? or is it even necessary to have it?
> Also, there are some programs in the programs subdir that require
> the encryption libraries. But I need to specify -lcrypt to include
> Where in the tree should I add the -lcrypt? Should it be at the
> program directory, or in the individual programs?
It sounds like the config/cf files aren't properly setup.
What does your config/cf/NetBSD.cf file look like?
It should contain these lines at least to solve your problem:
#define DBMLibrary /**/
#define HasNdbm YES
#define HasLibCrypt YES
These will negate the -ldbm (its builtin to libc).
HasLibCrypt does what it says too.
Of course after checking on these you'll need to do a "make Makefiles" to
update all the makefiles in the source tree.
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