[K12OSN] squidGuard install - no db.h file found

Nils Breunese nils at breun.nl
Sun Jun 22 18:31:54 UTC 2008

Jeremy Schubert wrote:

> I've been trying to configure squidGuard using the following commnad:
> ./configure  --with-db=/usr/local/BerkeleyDB.4.6
> I keep getting the error:
> No db.h found
> The Berkley DB library is required for squidGuard to compile. Get it  
> from
> http://www.oracle.com/database/berkeley-db.html use --with-db=DIR or  
> --with-db-inc=DIR to specify its location. (default is /usr/local/ 
> BerkeleyDB)
> I've Googled the no db.h message, but all the sites I go to seem to  
> be giving me some script to run?  I don't have a clue of where to go  
> from here.  Any suggestions?

Is there any reason you can't just 'yum install squidguard'? If you  
really want to compile it yourself then 'yum install db4-devel' and  
use /usr/include/db4 as the directory for --with-db-inc.

Nils Breunese.

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