Re: XForms: bxforms-089: /usr/bin/ld : cannot find -ljpeg

From: Peter S Galbraith (
Date: Tue Aug 14 2001 - 09:29:16 EDT

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    gerard robin wrote:

    > Hello,
    > my problem is in the subject.
    > I use potato 2.2r2 (Debian) and I have installed libjpeg62
    > what I need so that xforms compile fine ?
    > I need xforms for lyx-1.1.6 and whith xforms-088 it's ok,
    > but xforms-088 needs libc5 and while the compilation I have
    > a lot of warnings ....?

    I'm the Debian maintainer of the XForms packages. It sounds like
    you are installing XForms from a tar file at

    Why aren't you simply using the Debian package for it?
    If you want to compile Lyx, install the libforms-dev package.

    What Debian release are you using, and what architecture? (i386 ?)

    > (Excuse me for my approximate english)

    You may email me privately in french if you like.

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