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I had downloaded ngx_openresty- (stable release) from and I followed these commands on terminal:

tar xzvf ngx_openresty-VERSION.tar.gz
cd ngx_openresty-VERSION/
./configure --with-luajit
make install

But I am not able to install it in my computer. I assume that make install command doesn't works out, because it prompts me error when I go with make install.

Please let out the way to get openresty installed on Ubuntu.

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Are you aware that VERSION is the software version? So the commands should be: tar xzvf ngx_openresty- and cd ngx_openresty- – Eric Carvalho Mar 15 '13 at 13:07
ya i did with tar xzvf ngx_openresty- and cd ngx_openresty- and even then i was not able to install – user140515 Mar 15 '13 at 13:21
Then please edit your question and include the 10 last lines printed by configure and make. – Eric Carvalho Mar 15 '13 at 13:27

before configure step:

apt-get -y update
apt-get -y install libreadline-dev libncurses5-dev libpcre3-dev libssl-dev perl make
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