nALFS libxml2 version requirement (was nALFS 1.2.3 won't compile..)

Kevin P. Fleming kpfleming at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Jun 8 09:21:50 PDT 2004


Kevin P. Fleming wrote:

> This will be the problem; I don't know for sure which version of libXML2 
> introduced the XML_PARSE_NOENT flag, but it's now required. I will 
> research this and update the nALFS documentation to contain the minimum 
> required version; certainly updating to the latest version is safe and 
> will solve your problem.

OK, the new flag used in nALFS 1.2.3 requires libXML2 2.6.0 or above. 
James, if you are reading this please update the user's guide. I will 
update the nALFS README and will also enhance the configure script to 
check the libxml2 version so it can fail at configure time if it's too old.



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