[Snort-users] Problems compiling barnyard
sean.perry at ...10058...
Wed Sep 17 10:01:11 EDT 2003
zottmann at ...8178... wrote:
> We have installed mysql from source in our system, in /usr/local/mysql.
> We try to run ./configure in barnyard´s source directory but it always
> complains something about not finding some mysql components.
> When we specify all the options
> "--enable-mysql --with-mysql-includes=/usr/local/mysql/include/mysql
> it gives the following error:
> "ERROR: unable to find mysqlclient library checked in the following places
> As a test, we compiled Snort with support to mysql, in the same box, and it
> worked fine....
> What may be wrong?
Thanks, I forgot to file a bug on this (not sure where but it needs one).
In MySQL 4 and up the proper function to test for is mysql_real_connect.
The barnyard configure script checks for mysql_connect.
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