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wget installation failed

Hi all,

I have tried to install wget utility on IA64 11.31.

I have installed all the dependencies before - db, gdbm, gettext, libiconv, openssl, perl - but still I am getting this error:

/usr/lib/hpux32/ Unable to find library '/usr/local/lib/hpux32/'.

Have you any hint?
Honored Contributor

Re: wget installation failed

You should install wget from the HP software site and not the porting center. It is in
If you are still having library problems, you need to add the path of the libraries that wget needs in the SHLIB_PATH variable.
Steven Schweda
Honored Contributor

Re: wget installation failed

> You should install wget from [...]

Following that link, I see:

Wget A.11.00-

which doesn't look to me much like wget
1.11.4. Perhaps the questioner was looking
for a more current version. (I would be.)


Following that link, I see:

Run-time dependencies: db gdbm
gettext libiconv openssl perl

Which part of "Run-time dependencies" wasn't

If you have a C compiler, you might have less
trouble building it from the source.

If you expect it to deal with URLs
specifying the "https" scheme, then you'd
better get some SSL software installed.
Regular Advisor

Re: wget installation failed

use the official depot helped