Building OTP on a shared server
Fri Jul 14 22:49:41 CEST 2006
> I am trying to build Erlang on a shared server, which doesn't have
> ncurses installed. So I built ncurses, and stuck it into a directory
> in my account. However, I can't figure out what to tell configure in
> order to have it find ncurses. configure's options don't seem to
> provide for that... Any ideas?
Assuming you use bash, try
export LDFLAGS="-L the_path_to_your_ncurses_library"
Disclaimer: I haven't tried it for exactly your setup, but the above
works for cross compiling and I can't think why it wouldn't work for
what you're doing.
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