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Old 12-20-2012, 05:15 AM   #1
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Cannot --enable-pcregrep-libbz2 because bzlib.h was not found

I am trying to install pcre 8.32. When I tried to install ( it says :Cannot --enable-pcregrep-libbz2 because bzlib.h was not found. Then I tried sudo yum install libbz2-dev and now it is saying No package libbz2-dev available. Error: Nothing to do I am totally confused. What shold I do next?
Old 12-20-2012, 09:59 AM   #2
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The download compressed package (as per your link above) is in the bz2 format. bzlib.h is part of the bzip2 package, which you will need to install first. So, do yum install bzip2; THEN try again. Let us know how it goes .


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