[mrtg] Problem Compiling MRTG

Luis Carlos Solano lsolano at racsa.co.cr
Mon Sep 24 21:39:43 CEST 2007

Joel Roberts wrote:
> I’m going through the Unix installation instructions located at 
> http://oss.oetiker.ch/mrtg/doc/mrtg-unix-guide.en.html for an 
> installation on a Debian Linux box. Everything works fine until I get 
> to the step for MRTG Compilation. When I run the ./configure command, 
> I get the following:
> lwsyslog2:/usr/local/src/mrtg-2.15.2# ./configure 
> --prefix=/usr/local/mrtg-2.15.2 --with-gd=/usr/local/src/gd 
> --with-z=/usr/local/src/zlib --with-png=/usr/local/src/libpng

as I do not use Debian, I do not know if those parameters are specific 
for your system, therefore, you need to compile mrtg manually.
If not, there are Debian packages for MRTG, I recommend you to use them. 
(apt-get install mrtg)

Luis Carlos.

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