Issue with apcupsd and gd.h missing?

smagnuson steve at
Mon Mar 16 07:49:16 PDT 2009

Eric Sheesley-2 wrote:
> When trying to do a portupgrade of apcupsd I received the following error:
> checking for gd2/gd.h... no
> configure: error: Found system GD library but no header file.
>                                  Please find the file gd.h in your system
>                                  include directories and report its
> location
>                                  to apcupsd-users at
> The system is Freebsd 7.1.  I checked and gd.h does exist so I'm a bit
> confused as to what is going on.  The file is located in
> /usr/local/include, a path that it appears the port checks.  Anyone else
> experiencing this?
> Any suggestions on how to fix it?
> gd is installed.
> [snip]


I am seeing exactly the same thing, and I also have gd installed.  As
described in the error message, I sent the requested output to the
maintainer, itetcu at



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