[syslog-ng] What packages need?

Balazs Scheidler bazsi at balabit.hu
Mon Oct 1 15:21:47 CEST 2007

On Mon, 2007-10-01 at 19:29 +0900, hi ro wrote:
> Hi,
> What packages does it need to compile syslog-ng?
> Is it the same package when to make RPM? (bison, flex, gcc-c++,
> pkgconfig, glib2-devel, libevtlog-devel)

you might need libnet if you intend to compile with spoof-source support
and libwrap if you need tcpwrappers.

> (It needs only libc to compile eventlog, doesn't it?)
> And if it's not necessary to connect database, does it need to install
> libdbi8?

Only the PE version of syslog-ng has direct database connectivity in
which case you need libdbi8.


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