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Old 09-26-2005, 01:55 PM   #1
Registered: May 2004
Location: /dev/null
Distribution: Slackware
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Berkeley db upgrade

I'm trying to upgrade Berkeley db from 4.2 to 4.3 but i dont know how.
I downloaded the file from there website, extracted it, but all it contains are directories.
normaly i do a:
./configure --prefix={pkgdir}
make install
cd /{pkgdir}

but there is nothing to configure.
this must be a silly question, but i'm am a silly man.

Old 09-26-2005, 03:05 PM   #2
Registered: Jul 2004
Distribution: Void Linux, former Slackware
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Look or tweak and use SlackBuild script found in Slackware's source/l/db4 directory.
There is something like this construction:
../dist/configure \
  --prefix=/usr \
  --enable-shared \
  --enable-rpc \
  --enable-compat185 \
make -j3
make install DESTDIR=$PKG


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