Compiling 1.9 - ltdl.h/libtool error [was: RE: Semi-OT:Eastern MA (US) banks compatable with GNUCash?]

Derek Atkins warlord at MIT.EDU
Tue Feb 14 20:31:31 EST 2006


Quoting Don Levey <gnucash at>:

>> What do you see in config.log?  I've built 1.9 cvs on FC4 just fine.
>> -derek
> I admit this doesn't mean much to me; should I be looking further back?
> I've uploaded the entire log here:
> in case that helps.

Thanks.  The key is here:

configure:22033: checking ltdl.h usability
configure:22045: gcc -c -g -O2  conftest.c >&5
conftest.c:78:18: error: ltdl.h: No such file or directory
configure:22051: $? = 1
configure: failed program was:

Or at least, this is what I was looking for (thanks for posting the whole
file).   FC4 does not have libtool-devel, but it does have libtool-ltdl-devel.
Make sure you have that installed.

       Derek Atkins, SB '93 MIT EE, SM '95 MIT Media Laboratory
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