Re: C compiler cannot create executables no good google answers
Harry Putnam <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> lee <email@example.com> writes:
>> Harry Putnam <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
>>> I'm trying to compile emacs-24 on a newly installed squeeze system.
>> Where did you get version 24?
>>From the bzr server on savannah.org where emacs devel is done.
>>> I get the error C compiler cannot create executables
>>> Can anyone tell me what I need for the compiler to work building emacs?
>> Can the compiler create executables when you compile other software? I
>> don't know what it takes to compile emacs 24. I might try and find
>> out, just couldn't find it.
> I got past that now... apparently finally got whatever it was
> installed. But now ./configure complains about X libraries:
> error: You seem to be running X, but no X development libraries
> were found. You should install the relevant development files for
> X and for the toolkit you want, such as Gtk+, Lesstif or Motif.
> Also make sure you have development files for image handling, i.e.
> tiff, gif, jpeg, png and xpm.
> Do you know which packages might be needed?
Not yet; give me some more time and I'll try to compile emacs24 and let
you know what I find out ...