2.5. Building the Server
After configuring the software you can start building it. First build the
dependencies, using the command:
Build the server after that, using the command:
If all goes well, the server will build as configured. If not, return to the
previous step to review the configuration settings. You should read the INSTALL
and README files located in the directory where you unpacked the software.
Also, check the configure script specific hints, they are located in the path
doc/install/configure under the directory you unpacked the software.
To ensure a correct build, you should run the test suite (it only takes a
Tests which apply to your configuration will run and they should pass.
Some tests, such as the replication test, may be skipped.
Now install the binaries and man pages. You may need to be superuser
to do this (depending on where you are installing things):
su root -c 'make install'
That's all, now you have the binary of the server and the binaries of several
other utilities. Go to the Chapter 3 section to see how to
configure the operation of your LDAP server.