[ic] Installation Woes.
jp at nuance9.com
jp at nuance9.com
Thu Jul 17 10:43:32 EDT 2003
> > Is root access required to install?
> No, certainly not. But make sure that your ISP allows running daemons
> by customers.
Ok. I'm going to run through the install and list the things that come up. Hopefully
someone can tell me where I am going wrong.
I run ./configure
"Your Interchange main software installation appears to have been successful.
You do not appear to have all the required modules install. You are missing:
I prompt it to "Get Bundle::Interchange"
I am prompted about lwp-request, headers, and some dependencies. I say 'yes' to all.
I am prompted to "Enter arithmetic or Perl expression:" the default is "exit". I press
I am prompted to prepend more dependencies. I select the default "yes".
Script finishes running and says "You are now ready to cd to MYDIR and run
'bin/makecat' to set up your first catalog"
Some of the script notes seem to be cause for concern:
It appears that it is attempting to untar Parse-RecDescent-1.94.tar.gz and fails.
I cd to the new directory and run bin/makecat
and enter the default values supplied
"warning: locate: could not open database: /var/lib/slocate/slocate.db:
"warning: You need to run the 'updatedb' command (as root) to create the
I am prompted for the path to httpd.conf, I am not sure so I leave it blank.
For a good while I am prompted for various values, and return the default suggested.
"Do you use CGIWRAP or SUEXEC?"
I enter no
"./configure: ./configure: No such file or directory
Couldn't run configure; probably no C compiler.
Couldn't find the executable file 'vlink'.
Please give the complete path to the link program.
warning: locate: could not open database: /var/lib/slocate/slocate.db:
warning: You need to run the 'updatedb' command (as root) to create the
I am prompted to enter "Link Program". I have no idea what this is, so I leave it blank
and press enter.
I enter a few more default values.
"Found system commands to run.
Couldn't copy link program from : No such file or directory"
The program then dumps me out to a command prompt.
If this is already covered somewhere, please point me to it. The "Getting Started" docs
just said, type "./configure" and "bin/makecat". Unfortunately that doesn't seem to cover
some of the required details.
Any help / suggestions are greatly appreciated.
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