Ubuntu 12.04 (Precise) & PHP 5.2.x
If you get lots of:
when you attempt to
./configure PHP 5.2.x (and possibly earlier series as well), try appending:
This instructs the script to look for libraries under
/usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu instead of
/usr/lib. If this doesn’t work for you, try running:
Which should output the directory where the binary
libmysqlclient) is installed.
If you also see this at the linking stage:
ext/openssl/xp_ssl.c: undefined reference to `SSLv2_server_method'
You would want to patch your 5.2.17 source with debian_patches_disable_SSLv2_for_openssl_1_0_0.patch.