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Re: Problem building from package sources

On 9/14/05, Roberto C. Sanchez <roberto@familiasanchez.net> wrote:
On Wed, Sep 14, 2005 at 07:04:23PM -0400, Roger Creasy wrote:
> Hello:
> Any time that I try to install software from source files, I get the
> foillowing error when I type ./configure:
> checking for gcc... gcc
> checking for C compiler default output file name... configure: error: C
> compiler cannot create executables
> I am a newbie and am only following instructions. I don't know what I am
> doing.....
Do you at least have the build-essential package installed?

Roberto C. Sanchez


I did not. I now do. The installation of build-essential got me through ./config, thank you.


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