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Compiling transmission fun (FreeBSD)

Com­pil­ing trans­mis­sion can be a bit funny (read: not fun) some­times. I faced this task on a locked down FreeBSD sys­tem. Here’s what errors I encoun­tered, and how I was able to solve them. Don’t for­get to do a make clean after you’ve mod­i­fied a file (per­haps even re-run con­fig­ure). make: don’t know how to make ./libtransmission.a. […]