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I am trying to compile a simple a hello word QBASIC program in ubutu 12.04. downloaded and installed as instructed here.

print "hello word"

I compiled it.

 fbc hello.bas

But I got the following error.

hello.bas() error 23: File not found, libsupc++.a

ld: cannot find -lncurses ld: cannot find -lsupc++

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This question might be more appropriate for Stack Overflow – Chris Wilson Dec 6 '12 at 11:05

You need to install additional packages. Please see:-

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Welcome to Ask Ubuntu! Whilst this may theoretically answer the question, it would be preferable to include the essential parts of the answer here, and provide the link for reference. – Oyibo Feb 12 '13 at 8:11

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