Re: checking for libpng... (cached) no
Mon, 1 Feb 1999 08:41:39 -0600

Hi all

>On Thu, 28 Jan 1999, Anders Henriksson wrote:
>! Hej all.
>! I have just spent a few hours trying to figure out why the as configure
>! fails to find my libpng despite the fact that I have it (downloaded and
>! compiled from source). I do not know enough about configure scripts to
>! out why.
>! The as version is 1.6.6
>! libpng is (the tar file say 1.0.1)

I believe it is looking for libpng v. 1.0.2.  so get this one, perform all
the stuff David suggested,
and try again .

>! Any ideas what is going on?
>    The key word is "(cached)", it's not looking for it anymore - rm
>config.cache, and try again. Typically if you need to reconfigure
>something, it'll need a 'make distclean', or at the minimum, a 'rm
>config.cache'.  If ./configure is still not finding the libs, or you have
>something other than Linux, you'll be best serverd by giving .configure
>the libs explicitly - './configure --help' for the correct --line.

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