Subject: Re: qpopper needs gdbm?
To: Matthias Scheler <email@example.com>
From: Dean Huxley <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 05/10/1999 17:49:04
email@example.com (Matthias Scheler) wrote:
> In article <199905101710.TAA07076@orade.ora.de>,
> Christoph Badura <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> >>Should there be DEPENDS line for gdbm in the Makefile?
> > No. The check for gdbm should be disabled in the configure scripts.
> Actually I can't see how it found "gdbm":
> ===> Configuring for qpopper-2.53
> checking for ndbm.h... yes
> checking for gdbm.h... no
> checking for dbm.h... no
> Perhaps there is a copy "gdbm.h" in "/usr/include" on Dean's system?
Nope. This same problem occurs on all three of my x86 boxes. One of
them was installed from scratch a few weeks ago with 1.4BETA. I get
the same three lines from configure as you listed above. It's this
line that is causing my problem:
checking for gdbm_open in -lgdbm... yes
This sets '#define GDBM 1' in config.h which causes a bunch of files to