Comment 3 for bug 539054

Jay Pipes (jaypipes) wrote :

Some more information... libuuid.a is on my system, but not libuuid.la, which is what the libtool script seems to want. I tried ./configure --disable-static to no avail.

jpipes@serialcoder:/$ locate libuuid
/lib/libuuid.so.1
/lib/libuuid.so.1.3.0
/lib32/libuuid.so
/lib32/libuuid.so.1
/lib32/libuuid.so.1.3.0
/usr/lib/libuuid.a
/usr/lib/libuuid.so
/usr/share/doc/libuuid-perl
/usr/share/doc/libuuid1
/usr/share/doc/libuuid-perl/changelog.Debian.gz
/usr/share/doc/libuuid-perl/changelog.gz
/usr/share/doc/libuuid-perl/copyright
/usr/share/doc/libuuid1/changelog.Debian.gz
/usr/share/doc/libuuid1/changelog.gz
/usr/share/doc/libuuid1/copyright
/var/cache/apt/archives/libuuid-perl_0.02-3build2_amd64.deb
/var/cache/apt/archives/libuuid1_2.17-0ubuntu2_amd64.deb
/var/cache/apt/archives/libuuid1_2.17-0ubuntu3_amd64.deb
/var/lib/libuuid
/var/lib/dpkg/info/libuuid-perl.list
/var/lib/dpkg/info/libuuid-perl.md5sums
/var/lib/dpkg/info/libuuid1.list
/var/lib/dpkg/info/libuuid1.md5sums
/var/lib/dpkg/info/libuuid1.postinst
/var/lib/dpkg/info/libuuid1.postrm
/var/lib/dpkg/info/libuuid1.shlibs
/var/lib/dpkg/info/libuuid1.symbols
jpipes@serialcoder:/$