On Thu, Mar 23, 2006 at 07:31:09PM +0100, Colin Brace wrote:
> I installed Fedora Core 5 yesterday and am recompiling 2.3.7. Alas,
> configure returns an error message:
> checking for TIFFReadScanline in -ltiff... no
> checking for TIFFWriteScanline in -ltiff... no
> checking for TIFFFlushData in -ltiff34... no
> configure: error:
> *** Checks for TIFF libary failed. You can build without it by passing
> *** --without-libtiff to configure but you won't be able to use TIFFs then.
> However, libtiff is most definitely installed:
> $ rpm -q libtiff
> Any ideas why configure isn't seeing it?
unfortunately, i have no ideas the reason that configure is not seeing
it. i have been trying to do the opposite though with gimp from cvs:
and even though i send the flag through, configure finds it.
i am wondering if you configure --without-libtiff what happens?
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