[Snort-users] Problems installing Barnyard

Basselgia, Barry A Mr (NAF Atsugi) BABasselgia at ...12104...
Wed Jul 14 22:42:03 EDT 2004


I am running mysql 4.x.

I changed the configure script so that it will not exit if that test fails.
I was then able to complete the install and everything is working fine.

Barry

-----Original Message-----
From: Alejandro Flores [mailto:alejandro.flores at ...11361...]
Sent: Wednesday, July 14, 2004 10:53 AM
To: Basselgia, Barry A Mr (NAF Atsugi)
Cc: 'snort-users at lists.sourceforge.net'
Subject: Re: [Snort-users] Problems installing Barnyard


	Hello,

	What version of mysql you're running?
	If you're using 4.x you'll also need to install the 3.23.x headers
for
compatibility.

Regards,
Alejandro Flores

> I'm trying to install Barnyard with mysql enabled.
> 
> ./configure --enable-mysql
> 
> I keep getting the following message
> 
> checking for mysql_real_connect in -lmysqlclient... no
> 
> ******************************************************************
>   ERROR: unable to find mysqlclient library
>   checked in the following places
>               /usr/lib/mysql
> ******************************************************************
> 
> I've double checked and the path to the mysql library is correct.  I've
> installed snort and a few other tools that use mysql and they all work
fine.
> 
> I'm running SuSE Linux.
> 
> Can anyone help.
> 
> Barry

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