Berkeley db library 5.2 Setup

Build in Ubuntu :

1. Download the library from Oracle:

2. Install it according to the document:

change to the build_unix directory :



make install

3. Set up the environment variable:

export LD_LIBRARY_PATH=/usr/local/BerkeleyDB.5.2/lib/:$LD_LIBRARY_PATH$

check the result:

XXXX@ubuntu:~/workspace/dbtest$ echo  $LD_LIBRARY_PATH$

(result:)                        /usr/local/BerkeleyDB.5.2/lib/:$$

4. Compile the program and run :

gcc -c -I/usr/local/BerkeleyDB.5.2/include/ dbtest.c
gcc -o db dbtest.o -L/usr/local/BerkeleyDB.5.2/lib/ -ldb
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