ID: 12128
Updated by: rasmus
Old Status: Open
Status: Closed
Bug Type: *Configuration Issues
Operating System: Mandrake 6.5
PHP Version: 4.0.6
New Comment:

No, you need to tell your system when you install new shared libraries by adding the 
directory to /etc/ and running ldconfig.

Previous Comments:

[2001-07-13 01:50:54] [EMAIL PROTECTED]

It seems that the configure script looks in .so files only when testing for things 
like TIFFOpen and read_jpeg_header, giving an error, even though the libraries were 
reported found. 

the following:

       ln -s

fixed the issue. Same had to be done with libjpeg.

my configure ended up being:

./configure --with-apxs=/home/httpd/bin/apxs --with-mysql=/usr/local/mysql 
--with-gd=../gd-1.8.4 --with-jpeg-dir --with-pgsql  --enable-calendar 
--with-swf=/usr/lib/swf --with-ttf --with-tiff-dir=/usr --with-pdflib=/usr/local 

something needs to be done to discover the standard installation locations of shared 
libraries and inform the configure script, or make it able to find things. I spend 
many hours just telling it where to look, after installing the standard distros of the 


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