|A few installation comments||topic started 6/7/2001; 6:19:34 PM
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|John Jones - A few installation comments
6/7/2001; 6:19:34 PM (reads: 772, responses: 0)
|I recently installed webwork on two new slackware linux boxes. I used
the redhat instructions as a guide since it is fairly close. Some of
When testing for libgdbm in perl, "perl -V" has too much output and "ldd perl" only shows shared libraries. The default perl for current slackware has gdbm support but it is linked statically. A better test might be "perl -V | grep libs".
HTML-Parser perl module required HTML-Tagset. The docs should warn about this (or include a copy of what is needed in the distribution).
The GD perl module requires libgd. Again, the docs should warn about this and/or provide sources for libgd (if allowed by its author).