[blfs-support] Nettle Dependency

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Sat Dec 21 09:38:19 PST 2013

Jason Yailm wrote:
> Dear Mr. Dubbs,
> In following the instructions for the installation of nettle, I
> realized that in order to create the libhogweed libraries, I needed
> gmp.
> As you can see here after the "Now, as the root user:" statement in
> the "Installation of Nettle" section,
> http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/blfs/view/svn/postlfs/nettle.html
> the installation implies the creation of a /usr/lib/libhogweed.so.2.5
> file. I do not have gmp, and this family of libraries was not created
> for me.
> After installing gmp, the previous directions did create the hogweed
> family.

These messages should go to blfs-support, not me personally.

gmp is installed in LFS.

   -- Ntuvr

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