[mrtg] Re: installation problems

Alex van den Bogaerdt alex at slot.hollandcasino.nl
Mon Apr 2 15:33:45 MEST 2001

Julien Borne wrote:
> I'm trying to install mrtg under solaris 2.5, i've downloaded all the
> files required (gcc, perl, gd, libpng...). But there are no hints on how
> I can install gcc & perl in the mrtg's installation docs. So how can I
> do this ? (safely, because I managed to put gcc on the machine by
> copying it from another one, but..)

This is, indeed, not the way to do it.  There's much more gcc than just
the binary called gcc.  You need to get the complete package and install

> Another problem is that when I try to configure zlib (./configure), here
> is what I get:

> Checking for unistd.h... No.
> Checking for errno.h...  No.

These errors are related to your way of "installing" gcc.

> and then, indeed, by using 'make':
> # make
> cc -fast -xcg89 -DNO_ERRNO_H   -c example.c

I'm pretty sure this has been discussed recently on this list.
You should be able to find the specifics in the archive.

IIRC you could make sure that the first occurance of "cc" in your
path is actually a (soft)link to gcc.

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