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Build Problem on Ubuntu 9.10
I would like to use pyexiv2 in a photo album program that I am writing
but I had trouble building 0.2.0 on Ubuntu 9.10 with Python 2.6.4.
The build hangs on the command:
g++ -o build/libexiv2python.so -shared build/exiv2wrapper.os build/exiv2wrapper_python.os -lboost_python -lexiv2
with the message that it is unable to locate libboost_python. I have
boost 1.38 installed on my machine and was able to locate in /usr/lib
libboost_python-mt-py26.a and libboost_python-mt-py26.so, so what I did
was to make a symbolic link between /usr/lib/libboost_python-mt-py26.a
and /usr/local/lib/libboost_python.a. This allowed me to complete the
build of pythonexiv2. The tests then ran successfully.
My question is "What should I have done?".
Thanks, in Advance,