[erlang-questions] clarify: R12B-0 on mac: which libgd for installing percept ?

Bjorn Gustavsson <>
Wed Dec 5 21:38:43 CET 2007

"Roberto Saccon" <> writes:

> bringing the discussion back to the list (it happens that people just
> to reply to the sender):
> Of course I also  tried with --prefix=/opt/local, unfortunately it
> still doesn't find that libgd

--prefix specifies where you want Erlang/OTP installed; it is not
used searching for libs.

The configure script has an option specifying where gd is located;
if gd really is install in /opt/local you could try this option:


(I have not actually tested it; only looked in erts/configure.)


Björn Gustavsson, Erlang/OTP, Ericsson AB

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