[Nut-upsuser] Network UPS Tools version 2.2.2-pre2 released

Arjen de Korte nut+users at de-korte.org
Fri Apr 18 11:58:58 UTC 2008

>> The libraries are present, yes, but they are 64bit and you are trying
>> to install a 32bit rpm. You can either install the 32bit versions of
>> those libraries, or try rebuilding the rpm to obtain a 64bit one.
> Aha! I installed the source rpm, read the README, created group nut and
> user ups, made sure user ups is in group nut, untarred the source tar ball
> and saw the following files:
> glacon2:/usr/src/packages/SOURCES/nut-2.2.2 # ls
> AUTHORS    INSTALL      NEWS       clients  conf          configure.in
> docs     install-sh  m4       packaging
> COPYING    MAINTAINERS  README     common   config.guess  data
> drivers  lib         man      scripts
> ChangeLog  Makefile.am  UPGRADING  compile  config.sub    depcomp
> include  ltmain.sh   missing  server
> However the command
> ./configure --with-user=ups --with-group=nut add --with-usb add --with-lib
> add --with-hal
> is rejected because there is no file "configure".  Please excuse my
> naivete' if I'm doing something noobie stupid.

You'll want to rebuild this based on the bundled .spec file, something like

rpmbuild -ba nut.spec

This will handle the configuration stuff for you.

Best regards, Arjen
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