[zeromq-dev] Reconfigure libzmq compile cycle

Kenneth Adam Miller kennethadammiller at gmail.com
Thu Jan 16 21:15:08 CET 2014


Ah! Thanks, I'm not familiar with that set of tools.


On Thu, Jan 16, 2014 at 2:08 PM, Goswin von Brederlow <goswin-v-b at web.de>wrote:

> On Thu, Jan 16, 2014 at 09:27:33AM -0600, Kenneth Adam Miller wrote:
> > Aww, that makes me sad... so I ran configure, but I would prefer not to
> > have to leave all of my flags on the command line specifically to
> > ./configure... And editing a *generated *makefile is out of the question,
> > because later it will be regenerated, and I'm not doing any re-editing.
> >
> > Well, I can compile the way I need to, but I'm not happy with the
> situation
> > because it's ugly.
> >
> >
> > On Thu, Jan 16, 2014 at 8:16 AM, Greg Ward <greg at gerg.ca> wrote:
> >
> > > On 14 January 2014, Kenneth Adam Miller said:
> > > > I need to reconfigure the compile cycle to:
> > > >
> > > > 1) specify a set of include directories for a pair of files
> > > >
> > > > 2) at the final libzmq link stage, it should link against some
> libraries
> > > > (and also pass the location of those libraries in).
> > >
> > > Sadly, the state of the art has not changed much these last 15 or 20
> > > years: run "./configure --help" and see if anything there is helpful.
> > > Try it. If it works, you're good. If not, read the Makefile, find the
> > > variables you need to tweak, and override them on the command line.
> > > Hope and pray that it works.
> > >
> > > For example, in libzmq:
> > >
> > >   $ ./configure --help
> > >   [...]
> > >   Some influential environment variables:
> > >     CC          C compiler command
> > >     CFLAGS      C compiler flags
> > >     LDFLAGS     linker flags, e.g. -L<lib dir> if you have libraries
> in a
> > >                 nonstandard directory <lib dir>
> > >     LIBS        libraries to pass to the linker, e.g. -l<library>
> > >     CPPFLAGS    (Objective) C/C++ preprocessor flags, e.g. -I<include
> dir>
> > > if
> > >                 you have headers in a nonstandard directory <include
> dir>
> > >
> > > ...which I think tells you everything you need to know!
> > >
> > >        Greg
>
> You could change the configure.ac file to serach for your include
> files and libs and add them for you. That would be a more permanent
> solution.
>
> MfG
>         Goswin
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