libgnomeprint-1.116.1 - "undefined reference to 'deflate'"

Billy O'Connor billyoc at
Tue Nov 26 13:23:10 PST 2002

mason at (Mason Staugler) writes:

> During make libgnomeprint returns the following error:
> ../libgnomeprint/.libs/ undefined reference to 'deflate'
> ../libgnomeprint/.libs/ undefined reference to
> 'deflateInit_'
> ../libgnomeprint/.libs/ undefined reference to
> 'deflateEnd'
> collect2: ld returned 1 exit status
> make[2]: *** [generate] Error 1
> make[2]: Leaving directory
> '/usr/src/packages/gnome/libgnomeprint-1.116.1/tests'
> make[1]: *** [all-recursive] Error 1
> make[1]: Leaving directory '/usr/src/packages/gnome/libgnomeprint-1.116.1'
> make: *** [all-recursive-am] Error 2
> I did a Google search and found one relevent link where the person was
> told that skipping the "test" would help. I'm not sure how to do that,
> though.

Well, you shouldn't be seeing this failure at all, but you might try
editing the top level Makefile and remove tests from the line:

SUBDIRS = libgnomeprint fonts installer tests data po doc

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