[EMBOSS] PNG/GD graphics library issue whilst trying to install EMBOSS/Jemboss v6.3.1

Ben Eisenbraun bene at hkl.hms.harvard.edu
Fri Jun 3 14:22:19 UTC 2011

Hi Nigel,

> I checked RHN again and can confirm that there is no such RPM package 
> (i.e. a devel version) available for our system (Red Hat Enterprise 
> Linux Server release 6.1 (Santiago) 64-bit).
> I'm probably being incredibly naive, but do you think it would work if I 
> manually copied the gd.h file from the gd distribution tarball (obtained 
> directly from the GD project website) into the /usr/include directory?

That won't work.

Just install the RPM from Scientific Linux 6:



| Ben Eisenbraun
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