[Bro] Debian Bro install

Jason R. Lee jrlee at lbl.gov
Mon Nov 27 15:24:55 PST 2006


  Its not a libpcap problem but a termcap problem. On debian try:

   apt-get install libncurses5-dev


David Caldwell wrote:
> I thought I had responded to the list with this one. Yes, I have. I  
> have also installed other packages that were suggested to make it  
> work, but unfortunately that hasn't helped either.
> The thing is everything seems to work fine till it gets close to  
> conclusion. The final messages I get are:
> checking for tgetnum in -ltermcap........no
> checking for termcap in /usr/lib{64}/termcap/......no
> configure: error: libtermcap not found in default paths nor /usr/lib 
> {64}/termcap
> .
> I get that same error even using the  --enable-shippedpcap option. I  
> am not sure what I am doing wrong, but something is amiss here.
> I will try to send my responses directly back to the group from here  
> on out.
> Thanks for the response
> David Caldwell
> On Nov 27, 2006, at 12:41 PM, Seth Hall wrote:
>>On Nov 27, 2006, at 1:01 PM, David Caldwell wrote:
>>>I have been trying to get bro to configure {./configure} for some
>>>time now, and get errors at the end of the script run. Something to
>>>the tune of libpcap errors. Is there a package or packages I need to
>>>install to get bro to compile properly?
>>Have you tried...
>>   ./configure --enable-shippedpcap
>>   .Seth
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