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19 May 2024 05:10:00 EDT (-0400)
  Re: Cannot compile 3.7 on XUbuntu 13.10 x64  
From: Le Forgeron
Date: 28 Dec 2013 13:28:14
Message: <52bf183e$1@news.povray.org>
Le 28/12/2013 19:15, Timothy Groves nous fit lire :
> I downloaded 3.7RC7, and started with a ./configure, and got this error
> message:
> 
> checking for boostlib >= 1.37... yes
> checking whether the Boost::Thread library is available... yes
> checking whether the boost thread library is usable... no
> configure: error: in `/home/rakshasa/Downloads/tmp/povray-3.7.0.RC7':
> configure: error: cannot link with the boost thread library
> See `config.log' for more details
> 

> I am running XUbuntu 13.10 x64 on a Core i7-2600.  I tried the
> --with-boost-thread=boost_thread-mt flag suggested on the download page,
> but it didn't help.
> 
> Any suggestions?

known problem.

add LIBS="-lboost_system -lboost_thread" to your ./configure (and drop
--with...)

More alternatives at

http://wiki.povray.org/content/User:Le_Forgeron/vault/Compilation


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