> When running ./configure to install Celestia 1.6.0
> I get the following error:
> checking for deflate in -lz… no
> configure: error: zlib not found.
> Reading several threads on similar errors, I found I needed to install
> So I downloaded that file,
From what place did you download that file? :-?
> then let YAST try to install it, and
> received the following:
> [image: http://i31.tinypic.com/r1jzf6.jpg]
> I don’t get that error at all. YAST is looking at the very package it
> says is not there. The way I read this, it appears zlib-dev requires
> zlib-dev to be installed in order to install zlib-dev.
You can use YaST software management module to install “zlib-devel” package
for your system. That rpm is available under /oss repo.
It seems the “filewatcher” server is having problems
Internal Server Error
The server encountered an internal error or misconfiguration and was unable
to complete your request.
>> You can use YaST software management module to install “zlib-devel”
>> for your system. That rpm is available under /oss repo.
> When I looked at YAST, the -dev packs weren’t available. It’s probably
> due to the fact I’m on a suse10.2 box and the old online repositories
> are gone/dead.
> That was why I was going the rpm route… or trying to anyway.
Mmmm, let me think… opensuse 10.2 repo should be available at some server.
O.k. you’re lucky, it is still there