[Image-SIG] Help with libjpeg
dg76 at cornell.edu
Tue Aug 22 22:29:20 CEST 2006
I am having serious problems trying to compile libjpeg, which I need
for JPEG support in the Python Imaging Library. After bumping into
several walls realized that I need to configure the libjpeg
compilation with the enable-shared flag, as follows:
However, this results in an error:
checking host system type... Invalid configuration `x86_64-unknown-
linux-gnu': machine `x86_64-unknown' not recognized
...which does not allow the compilation to work. I've looked into the
error but all of the solutions seem to be package specific and have
nothing to do with libjpeg.
The worst thing is that libjpeg is, in fact, installed in the system.
For some reason the libjpeg.so.62 file in /usr/lib cannot be read by
Has anyone encountered this error? It's mission critical that I get
PIL properly installed on this machine. Any help is greatly appreciated!
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