Question on installing cyrus 2.1.16 on FreeBSD 4.9

Will Prater lists-wp at
Wed Dec 31 16:00:13 EST 2003


I would check out the port and its patches as well as what dependencies 
it claims. This should help you.


On Dec 31, 2003, at 12:08 PM, Jason Williams wrote:

> Hello everyone.
> I was taking the advice suggested to me about getting started with 
> cyrus-imapd. Im basically downloading and compiling both cyrus-imapd 
> and sasl by hand, so I can get a feel for everything and learn it all. 
> Of course, I could use ports tree (which eventually I will) but that 
> is sort of the easy way out. I'd prefer to learn as I go.
> Anyway, i've been reading over the documention on the cyrus web site 
> and have been following as suggested.
> Anyway, I'm getting an error when I try and "make install". The error 
> is complaining about libacap.a in that it cannot find it:
> ### Making install in /tmp/cyrus-imapd-2.1.16/sieve
> ### Making install in /tmp/cyrus-imapd-2.1.16/acap
> /usr/bin/install -c -m 644 libacap.a /usr/local/lib
> install: libacap.a: No such file or directory
> *** Error code 71
> Stop in /tmp/cyrus-imapd-2.1.16/acap.
> *** Error code 1
> Stop in /tmp/cyrus-imapd-2.1.16.
> I thought I had all the prereqs (sasl 2.0.17 is installed).
> but im missing something.
> Anyone have any idea what it could be? I checked the archives, found a 
> few people who had similar problems, but no resolutions were given.
> I appreciate it.
> Jason

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