[Bro-Dev] [JIRA] (BIT-1271) Installing from source fails on Xubuntu 14.04

Todd C (JIRA) jira at bro-tracker.atlassian.net
Wed Oct 8 18:39:08 PDT 2014

     [ https://bro-tracker.atlassian.net/browse/BIT-1271?page=com.atlassian.jira.plugin.system.issuetabpanels:all-tabpanel ]

Todd C updated BIT-1271:
    Resolution: No longer applies
        Status: Closed  (was: Open)

Ended up going back and removing all dependencies and re-installing them fresh.  Also reverted back to stable 2.3.1 from Sep. 5

> Installing from source fails on Xubuntu 14.04
> ---------------------------------------------
>                 Key: BIT-1271
>                 URL: https://bro-tracker.atlassian.net/browse/BIT-1271
>             Project: Bro Issue Tracker
>          Issue Type: Problem
>          Components: Bro
>    Affects Versions: git/master
>         Environment: Xubuntu 14.04 3.13.0-36-generic x86_64
>            Reporter: Todd C
>              Labels: installation
>         Attachments: bashlog.txt, CMakeError.log, CMakeOutput.log
> Attempting to install a fresh instance of bro from source, cloned the master repository with git according to instructions on https://www.bro.org/sphinx/install/install.html
> Made sure to install prereqs using the command listed, attempted to run the configure script and am receiving a few errors in regards to CMake.  Attached the bash output, CMake output, and error logs.
> The error causing the break is as follows:
> CMake Error at cmake/PCAPTests.cmake:58 (message):
>   Can't determine if pcap_compile_nopcap takes an error parameter

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