Installing GNU PG on Solaris 2.8
This compilation log was Written by Jan Labanowski, Oct 13, 2002
GNU PG ios a GNU Privacy Guard -- a set of security tools.
It is a replacement for PGP
Find more at: http://www.gnupg.org/gnupg.html.
My solaris was: SunOS heechee 5.8 Generic_108528-15 sun4u sparc SUNW,Ultra-250
I became a root and was running ksh.
Added compatibility tools/libraries to the paths
Created a directory for sources and compilation
mkdir -p /usr/local/gnupg-1.2.0/src
Retrieved and unpacked the tarball of distribution.
Check list of mirrors at:
gtar zxvf gnupg-1.2.0.tar.gz
Configured, compiled and tested:
It failed on one test:
Hash algorithm TIGER/192 is not installed
1 of 25 tests failed
Can live with it...
Then installed it as:
It installs the gpg in /usr/local/bin by default.