[Botan-devel] Python mdule - doesn't find boost library

Jack Lloyd lloyd at randombit.net
Sat Feb 13 13:59:39 EST 2010


On Sat, Feb 13, 2010 at 06:55:14PM +0000, Joan Miller wrote:
> Hi! I'm trying to build the python module but it shows the next failute:
[...]

> /usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lboost_python
> collect2: ld returned 1 exit status
> make: *** [build/botan-python/_botan.so] Error 1
[...]

> And I had installed boost using:
> 
>   apt-get install install libboost-thread-dev

I think you will also have to install the package libboost-python-dev
(http://packages.ubuntu.com/karmic/libboost-python-dev)

-Jack



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