Attempt to make Varnish on RHEL5 64bit error during make you need rst2man installed to make dist

Roland Rebstock racemd at
Mon Nov 8 16:50:00 CET 2010

All, can someone tell me how to get around this error during make 


Making all in bin

make[2]: Entering directory `/tmp/2.1/varnish-cache/bin'

Making all in varnishadm

make[3]: Entering directory `/tmp/2.1/varnish-cache/bin/varnishadm'


You need rst2man installed to make dist


make[3]: *** [varnishadm.1] Error 1

make[3]: Leaving directory `/tmp/2.1/varnish-cache/bin/varnishadm'

make[2]: *** [all-recursive] Error 1

make[2]: Leaving directory `/tmp/2.1/varnish-cache/bin'

make[1]: *** [all-recursive] Error 1

make[1]: Leaving directory `/tmp/2.1/varnish-cache'

make: *** [all] Error 2




[root at new-host varnish-cache]# ./configure --bindir=/export/home/varnish/bin
--datadir=/export/home/varnish/share --sysconfdir=/export/home/varnish/etc
--sharedstatedir=/export/home/varnish/com --libdir=/export/home/varnish/lib
--infodir=/export/home/varnish/info --prefix=/export/home/vanrish


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