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nir@nir:~/Downloads/mesa-8.0$ make linux-x86
make default
make[1]: Entering directory `/home/nir/Downloads/mesa-8.0'
make[2]: Entering directory `/home/nir/Downloads/mesa-8.0/src'
Making sources for linux-x86
make[3]: Entering directory `/home/nir/Downloads/mesa-8.0/src/glsl'
flex --nounistd -oglcpp/glcpp-lex.c  glcpp/glcpp-lex.l
make[3]: flex: Command not found
make[3]: *** התיינבל םיללכ ןיא ךא ,`depend' תשרוד `default' הרטמ.  Stop. **//trnaslaet from hebrew: target 'default' Requires `depend' But there are no rules for building. Stop.**
make[3]: Leaving directory `/home/nir/Downloads/mesa-8.0/src/glsl'
make[2]: *** [subdirs] 1 הלקת **//trnaslaet from hebrew: fault**
make[2]: Leaving directory `/home/nir/Downloads/mesa-8.0/src'
make[1]: *** [default] 1 הלקת **//trnaslaet from hebrew: fault**
make[1]: Leaving directory `/home/nir/Downloads/mesa-8.0'
make: *** [linux-x86] 2 הלקת **//trnaslaet from hebrew: fault**
nir@nir:~/Downloads/mesa-8.0$ 

Is there any solution? Thanks!

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This is at least your second question with Makefile output in a different language. Please run LANG=C make instead of make to get English error messages. –  Lekensteyn Feb 12 '12 at 18:41

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The error is pretty obvious:

make[3]: flex: Command not found

Mesa has a build-dependency on flex which can be installed with:

sudo apt-get install flex

To install all build dependencies for Mesa at once, run:

sudo apt-get build-dep mesa
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Thanks, the first command successed, but the second didn't. and after rebooting, videos in youtube seems to run slower, i think of installing ubuntu again ana ask her about the whole driver of my graphic card in my laptop –  yinon Feb 13 '12 at 21:21
    
The second command just installs all build depenendecies which are only used when building (a.k.a. compiling) Mesa. It does not affect the Mesa version installed on the system. For a novice, I'd suggest not to mess around with mesa. Install the latest stable version to see if the issue sorts out (Oneiric 11.10 atm). –  Lekensteyn Feb 13 '12 at 21:26
    
the second command, is i mean of the dri. i got involved with the driver for my intel graphic card –  yinon Feb 14 '12 at 12:23

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