Why p11-kit-1 instead of p11-kit?

Nikos Mavrogiannopoulos nmav at gnutls.org
Fri Mar 16 08:01:19 CET 2012

On 03/15/2012 10:41 PM, Jim Lloyd wrote:

> Sorry to bug the list with this question, but this seems to be a case where
> Google does not know all.
> I'm attempting to build gnutls 2.12.17 on CentOS 6.0 x86-64. I'm doing this
> specifically for PKCS11 support, which we are adding to an existing product.
> I have built and installed p11-kit 0.12. But when I configure gnutls I get
> this error:
> checking for P11_KIT... configure: error: Package requirements (p11-kit-1
>> = 0.11) were not met:
> No package 'p11-kit-1' found
> Why p11-kit-1 instead of p11-kit? Does this indicate that I need a forked
> variant of p11-kit?

Not really. p11-kit advertises itself as p11-kit-1. You might want to
check config.log for the reason of non-detection.


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