[SDL] Problems with SDL and Slackware 8.1
citrouille at wanadoo.fr
Wed Jul 31 23:02:01 PDT 2002
Did you put /usr/local/bin in the path too ?
> Has anybody else out there managed to get this combo working?
> I installed the SDL without any errors but I can't complile any
> When running configure for the tests i recieve the following message:
> checking for SDL - version >= 1.2.3... no
> *** Could not run SDL test program, checking why...
> *** The test program compiled, but did not run. This usually means
> *** that the run-time linker is not finding SDL or finding the wrong
> *** version of SDL. If it is not finding SDL, you'll need to set your
> *** LD_LIBRARY_PATH environment variable, or edit /etc/ld.so.conf to
> *** to the installed location Also, make sure you have run ldconfig if
> *** is required on your system
> *** If you have an old version installed, it is best to remove it,
> *** you may also be able to get things to work by modifying
> configure: error: *** SDL version 1.2.3 not found!
> I installed the library at /usr/local/lib (is included in
> /etc/ld.so.conf), i have run ldconfig and i've tried setting up
> LD_LIBRARY_PATH to /usr/local/lib
> after checking out the faqs I removed the config.cache files and made
> sure that there wheren't any old SDL versions hiding in some dark corner
> of my fs.
> finally some more info...
> which sdl-config
> sdl-config --version
> locate libSDL
> tail config.log
> #define PACKAGE_NAME ""
> #define PACKAGE_TARNAME ""
> #define PACKAGE_VERSION ""
> #define PACKAGE_STRING ""
> #define PACKAGE_BUGREPORT ""
> #define PACKAGE "SDL_tests"
> #define VERSION "1.2.3"
> configure: exit 1
> Gratefull for all/any help :)
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