im trying to install libtiff 3.5.5 in rh8.0... and in the file it says to replace the libtiff on my box with the new libtiff.c and rebuild.... and only libtiff i can find is in /usr/lib and there is a libtiff.a and ... so what that indicated that i already hae libtiff 3.5.5 installed cuz of the ????? if i don't have it should i gcc libtiff.c -o libtiff.a ? and replace the old one with the new? or replace one of the other files? thanks for the help in advance