Yes, that was it. MySQL community packages for el3 were installed on this machines (a FC5 box). Updating to el4 packages fixed it.

Thanks,
-Scott

On 1/30/08, Bojan Smojver <bojan@rexursive.com> wrote:
On Wed, 2008-01-30 at 11:20 -0500, Scott Sanders wrote:

> checking mysql.h usability... yes
> checking mysql.h presence... yes
> checking for mysql.h... yes
> checking for mysql_init in -lmysqlclient_r... no

                             ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
> checking mysql/mysql.h usability... yes
> checking mysql/mysql.h presence... yes
> checking for mysql/mysql.h... yes
> checking for mysql_init in -lmysqlclient_r... (cached) no

                             ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^

Looks like MySQL libraries aren't being found.

--
Bojan