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Re: "RE: Problems compiling cURL 7.10.1 on Solaris 9."

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Tue, 14 Jan 2003 09:39:13 +0100 (MET)

On Mon, 13 Jan 2003, Greg wrote:

> Now, fast forward 12 hours and one complete reinstallation of the OS and
> everything else...
> I reinstalled and used the 7.10.3-pre6 package:
> Ran ./configure --with-ssl and didn't see any errors.
> Ran make and it made it all the way through.
> Ran make install and that didn't choke either.
> Moment of truth:
> bash-2.05# curl
> curl: fatal: open failed: No such file or
> directory
> Killed
> bash-2.05#
> I checked and does indeed live in /usr/local/ssl/lib

Right, it might be there but your runtime linker (obviously) doesn't know

Make sure that your LD_LIBRARY_PATH (or similar) is setup to include that

"ldd /path/to/curl" should list all shared libs and the path to where they
are found.

> Any of this help?

Yes, it means that curl compiled and built fine, this is just a minor quirk
left for you to get it running on your system.

 Daniel Stenberg -- curl, cURL, Curl, CURL. Groks URLs.
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Received on 2003-01-14