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Old 12-14-2003, 11:43 PM   #1
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Installing libPNG 1.2.5

Hi I have a problem installing libpng 1.2.5, here's the message upon installing and try to delete the *.so* *.so.

[root@enterprise libpng]# make -f scripts/makefile.std CC=gcc ZLIBLIB=../zlib ZLIBINC=../zlib
gcc -I../zlib -O -c -o png.o png.c
gcc -I../zlib -O -c -o pngset.o pngset.c
gcc -I../zlib -O -c -o pngget.o pngget.c
gcc -I../zlib -O -c -o pngrutil.o pngrutil.c
gcc -I../zlib -O -c -o pngtrans.o pngtrans.c
gcc -I../zlib -O -c -o pngwutil.o pngwutil.c
gcc -I../zlib -O -c -o pngread.o pngread.c
gcc -I../zlib -O -c -o pngrio.o pngrio.c
gcc -I../zlib -O -c -o pngwio.o pngwio.c
gcc -I../zlib -O -c -o pngwrite.o pngwrite.c
gcc -I../zlib -O -c -o pngrtran.o pngrtran.c
gcc -I../zlib -O -c -o pngwtran.o pngwtran.c
gcc -I../zlib -O -c -o pngmem.o pngmem.c
gcc -I../zlib -O -c -o pngerror.o pngerror.c
gcc -I../zlib -O -c -o pngpread.o pngpread.c
ar rc libpng.a png.o pngset.o pngget.o pngrutil.o pngtrans.o pngwutil.o pngread.o pngrio.o pngwio.o pngwrite.o pngrtran.o pngwtran.o pngmem.o pngerror.o pngpread.o
ranlib libpng.a
gcc -I../zlib -O -c -o pngtest.o pngtest.c
gcc -o pngtest -I../zlib -O pngtest.o -L. -L../zlib -lpng -lz -lm

[root@enterprise libpng]# rm *.so.* *.so
rm: cannot lstat `*.so.*': No such file or directory
rm: cannot lstat `*.so': No such file or directory

Anybody had this same problem...?
Old 12-15-2003, 01:18 AM   #2
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go to and download an rpm of libPNG 1.2.5 according to your distro (try the advance search)
Old 12-15-2003, 01:28 AM   #3
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Thanks ... I just re install the lib png and its working now...


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