[quagga-users 14644] Re: Problem compiling 1.2.0

Richard J Palmer richard at merula.net
Thu Mar 9 16:27:45 GMT 2017


I downloaded from source (this is slackware so no packages)

What I need to know is what Quagga is looking for and we can then make 
sure it is there :)

Richard Palmer | Director | Merula Limited
Company Registered in England and Wales No. 3243995
5 Avro Court, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, PE29 6XS
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> --- Original message ---
> Subject: RE: [quagga-users 14641] Problem compiling 1.2.0
> From: "Templin, Fred L" <Fred.L.Templin at boeing.com>
> To: Richard J Palmer <richard at merula.net>, 
> quagga-users at lists.quagga.net <quagga-users at lists.quagga.net>
> Date: Thursday, 09/03/2017 4:23 PM
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> I ran into this same thing on Ubuntu 14.0.4. I fixed it by doing:
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>  # apt-get install libc-ares-dev
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> After installing the libc-ares-dev package, the quagga configure
> command worked fine.
>
> Hope this helps.
>
> Fred
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> From: Richard J Palmer [mailto:richard at merula.net]
> Sent: Wednesday, March 08, 2017 11:56 PM
> To: quagga-users at lists.quagga.net
> Subject: [quagga-users 14641] Problem compiling 1.2.0
> Importance: High
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>
> HI
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> I am moving this separate from the BGP thread I had.
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> I am trying to compile Quagga 1.2.0 on a Slakeware (14.1)
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> However I am getting:
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> --
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> checking whether system has GNU regex... checking for regexec in 
> -lc... yes
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> checking for CARES... no
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> configure: error: Package requirements (libcares) were not met:
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> No package 'libcares' found
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> Consider adjusting the PKG_CONFIG_PATH environment variable if you
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> installed software in a non-standard prefix.
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> Alternatively, you may set the environment variables CARES_CFLAGS
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> and CARES_LIBS to avoid the need to call pkg-config.
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> See the pkg-config man page for more details.
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> This is with Slakeware 14.1 (it also seems to fail on 14.1)
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> I have compiled / installed libcares but this has not as yet helped... 
> Open to suggestions on what I am missing ...
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> Thanks in advance
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> Richard Palmer | Director | Merula Limited
> Company Registered in England and Wales No. 3243995
> 5 Avro Court, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, PE29 6XS
> Phone 01480 222940 | Support 0845 330 0666
> Support Email support at merula.net
>
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