Compiling varnish on Solaris

Dag-Erling Smørgrav des at
Tue Jul 10 12:29:44 CEST 2007

"Martins, Joao (ext)" <joao.martins-ext_nbs at> writes:
> I would like to try out Varnish to replace a Squid basd solution for
> reverse proxying. However, our app runs on Solaris, and we're not
> moving to Linux any time soon. Has anyone here tryed to compile
> Varnish on Solaris? I did a quick configure / make (varnsih 1.0.4),
> and it dies with some missing headers.

We have patches for Solaris, but lack testing facilities.  I have
received a Solaris 10 media kit from Sun which I will try to install in
VMWare so I can test the patches - hopefully in time for 1.1.  I tried
OpenSolaris Nevada previously, and had no luck running it in VMWare.

Dag-Erling Smørgrav
Senior Software Developer
Linpro AS -

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