Re: htdig: htdig-3.1.0b1 doesn't compile on RedHat 4.2

Geoff Hutchison (
Wed, 16 Sep 1998 22:47:53 -0400

>make[1]: Leaving directory `/home/m/temp/htdig/htdig-3.1.0b1
>c++ -o htmerge -ggdb -L../htlib -L../htcommon -L../db-2.4.14
>/build.unix -L../rx-1.5/rx -L/usr/lib docs.o htmerge.o
>words.o -lcommon -lht -ldb -lrx
>ld: cannot open -lg: No such file or directory

I would definitely call RedHat. I have no idea why it is asking for "-lg"
since there is clearly not an "-lg" anywhere in that statement. (Maybe I'm
missing something...)

You might also try editing the Makefile.config and removing the "-ggdb"
from the compile options. I don't know why that would make a difference,
but it's the only change on the compile line from 3.0.8b2 to 3.1.0b1 that I

-Geoff Hutchison
Williams Students Online

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