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Installing Trac on Slackware 10

WARNING: the versions discussed in this page are way out-dated. Start by reading the generic TracInstall instructions.

This will install a 1.1.0 subversion server without db backend (only use fsfs)


  • Dont install apache-*.tgz that come with Slackware
  • Download last Apache version from httpd.apache.org
  • Compiling Apache 2.0.52 with default path (/usr/local/apache2)
  • Download subversion 1.1.0 from subversion.tigris.org
  • Configure / compile / install
#./configure --disable-mod-activation --enable-swig-bindings=python \ 
 --with-apr=/usr/local/apache2/bin/apr-config --with-apr-util=/usr/local/apache2/bin/apu-config \
 --with-apxs=/usr/local/apache2/bin/apxs --without-berkeley-db --with-zlib --with-swig=/usr/local

# make

# make install

# make swig-py

# make install-swig-py

  • finish the procedure for trac installation

  • You need to run ldconfig
  • Ensure that svn-python/svn, svn-python/libsvn, and neo_cgi.so are copied or symlinked in /usr/lib/python/site-packages/
  • should work else edit this wiki page and add more information
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