Compile of OpenSSH 3.7.1p2 failing - TRU64 5.1A

Darren Tucker dtucker at
Thu Oct 16 23:35:03 EST 2003

"Strickland, Trevor (Contractor)" wrote:
> Strangely enough, when I simply added the --with-zlib=PATH, it compiled.  I
> didn't have to re-install zlib or place it into a different location.  It
> looks as if it just didn't know where to find it.

Configure searches for the library.  If configure doesn't find it in the
system library patch, the next place it looks is /usr/local/.

You have a zlib.[a|so] in your normal system library path?

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