Re: 2.4.6-pre8 build error of aic7xxxt

From: Rodrigo Ventura (
Date: Sat Jun 30 2001 - 14:09:50 EST

>>>>> "AC" == Alan Cox <> writes:

>> may be a 'make mrproper' solves your problem,

    AC> Unlikely since the problem is the fact that the scsi firmware
    AC> assembler wants a library that isnt installed.

        It seems the libdb is in fact installed. I just added a
symlink from to and it worked. This was probably a
side effect of installing glibc2.2 rpm from SuSE on top a SuSE 6.3
install (glibc2.1, IIRC).


PS: Why does the firmware assembler needs libdb, anyway??


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