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Re: building swish with libxml2 does not work but libxml2 is there...

From: Bill Moseley <moseley(at)>
Date: Thu Aug 21 2003 - 02:17:23 GMT
On Wed, Aug 20, 2003 at 05:03:45PM -0700, Peter Holm wrote:
> Hi,
> I am trying to build swish-e on a mandrake 8.2 and a ./configure spits
> an 
> checking for xml2-config... no
> Not building with libxml2 - use --with-libxml2 to enable
> but there IS in fact a -> in /usr/lib,
> but I get this error. I tryid to give the --with-xml2=/usr/lib option,
> but the same error occurs in configure.

The library is there but not the headers and other files.  Look for a 
libxml2-dev rpm, perhaps.

You need the xml2-config in your path:

$ xml2-config --version

Bill Moseley
Received on Thu Aug 21 02:20:19 2003