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I tried to compile the latest release of powertop from github.

I get some errors and I dont know what to do to fix this.

make[3]: Leaving directory `/root/powertop/src'
make[2]: Leaving directory `/root/powertop/src'
Making all in po
make[2]: Entering directory `/root/powertop/po'
test ! -f ./powertop.pot || \
      test -z "" || make
make[3]: Entering directory `/root/powertop/po'
rm -f && : -c --statistics --verbose -o hu_HU.po
mv: cannot stat `': No such file or directory
make[3]: *** [] Error 1
make[3]: Leaving directory `/root/powertop/po'
make[2]: *** [stamp-po] Error 2
make[2]: Leaving directory `/root/powertop/po'
make[1]: *** [all-recursive] Error 1
make[1]: Leaving directory `/root/powertop'
make: *** [all] Error 2
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up vote 7 down vote accepted

Try the following

 sudo apt-get install gettext 
 make clean
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whole log: – cebor Jun 13 '12 at 12:10
Thank You!!! works fine – cebor Jun 13 '12 at 12:20

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