Hello Martyn, I will do my best; I don't have access to a z/OS environment, but I've never let that sort of thing stop me from engaging in speculation in the past! If this were a linux platform, I'd mention that many current distributions do not search `/usr/local` for libraries and include files. In this case, I'd recommend running `configure` as follows: $ CFLAGS="-I/usr/local/include" LDFLAGS="-L/usr/local/lib" ./configure If this doesn't work, would it be possible for you to provide the `config.log` file generated when you run configure? This will provide additional information I can use for further speculation. I hope this helps! -Ward > Hi there, hoping can you help with a steer please ? > > Doing a new port of NetCDF here at UK Met Office to an unusual platform, > z/OS. As I don't expect anyone else will have done this I'm not hitting the > discussion groups with it. I've had a quick look over the documentation and > can't see an immediate answer. > > Working with the netcdf-c-188.8.131.52 build and configure is failing: > > checking for library containing deflate... no > configure: error: Can't find or link to the z library. Turn off netCDF-4 and > opendap with --disable-netcdf-4 --disable-dap, or see config.log for errors. > > libcurl.la, libfl.a, libz.a, libz.so, libz.so.1, libz.so.1.2.8, libz.x are > installed in /usr/local/lib. > > Does the build need pointing at zlib ? > > Many thanks, Martyn Catlow > M J Catlow - Technology Portfolio Lead - Infrastructure & Operations > Met Office Fitzroy Road, Exeter, Devon, EX1 3PB United Kingdom > Tel: +44(0)1392 884651 divert 07753 880517 > email: address@hidden<mailto:address@hidden> > > > > > Ticket Details =================== Ticket ID: YNV-368298 Department: Support netCDF Priority: Normal Status: Closed
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