Installing pdsh on MacOS X

by Wolfram Saringer  (2013-05-14)
last change: 2013-05-14

How to compile pdsh, the distributed parallel shell, on MacOS X

Download and compile readline:
cd readline-6.2
./configure --prefix=/usr/local --enable-shared
# regardign error about -dynamiclib: see
cd shlib
sed -e 's/-dynamic/-dynamiclib/' Makefile > Makefile.osx
mv Makefile.osx Makefile
cd ..
make && sudo make install

Download and compile pdsh:
cd pdsh-2.29
./configure --with-ssh --with-readline --without-rsh
make && sudo make install

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