Commit 584baa04 authored by Nigel Kukard's avatar Nigel Kukard
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* Added more info to readme

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Notes:
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1. When building BWM Tools with the --with-rrdtool-source option, you MUST
You need the development libraries and headers for rrdtool. Normally you can
download a package called rrdtool-devel for your distribution, install it
and everything should be fine.
Alternatively, follow these instructions...
1. Download, uncompress and extract rrdtool-1.x.x to the top BWM Tools directory
2. Symlink it, like this -> ln -s rrdtool-1.x.x rrdtool
3. Re-run ./configure with -> --with-rrdtool-source
For rrdtool-1.2.x you must add the --with-rrdtool2 flag and possibly
also the --disable-rrdcgi flag.
* When building BWM Tools with the --with-rrdtool-source option, you MUST
run configure and make from the top_srcdir, due to a build flaw in rrdtool
you CANNOT create a build directory, run ../configure --with-rrdtool-source
and think it will work as expected.
2. If you're building BWM Tools with the --with-rrdtool-source options, and
* If you're building BWM Tools with the --with-rrdtool-source options, and
you're using rrdtool 1.2.x you might need to add the --disable-rrdcgi option
if the configure complains about cgilib.
3. Furthermore the rrdtool directory is only built, it is not cleaned when
* Furthermore the rrdtool directory is only built, it is not cleaned when
running make clean, nor is it installed when running make install. If you
need to run a make command on it, CD into it and do it from there.
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