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Old 10-17-2004, 02:50 AM   #1
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Postfix compilation error


I installed Postfix mail server on my RedHat 8.0 server before.However,I am not very satisfied.As a result,I am installing a brand new Postfix with lots of the like (MySQL,courier-imap,Clamav...) on my Fedora Core 1 (Not rpm package now) computer.

As expected,I encounter errors while I was "make install" Postfix.Errors are as follows:

/usr/local/bdb/lib/ undefined reference to `pthread_condattr_setpshared'
/usr/local/bdb/lib/ undefined reference to `pthread_mutexattr_destroy'
/usr/local/bdb/lib/ undefined reference to `pthread_mutexattr_setpshared'
/usr/local/bdb/lib/ undefined reference to `pthread_mutexattr_init'
/usr/local/bdb/lib/ undefined reference to `pthread_mutex_trylock'
collect2: ld returned 1 exit status
make: *** [master] Error 1
make: *** [update] Error 1
I have followed the instructions which I found at google but the problems still exist.Anyone has any ideas?Thanks a lot.

P.S.Please don't tell me to install rpm package instead because I know how to install with rpm package,I just want to try compilation from tarball and has much more freedom on it.
Old 12-28-2004, 02:04 AM   #2
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You need to link to the pthread library, ie
make AUXLIBS=-lpthread


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