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I'm trying to install PIKLAB IDE for Microchip PIC controllers programming but got stuck at an error message as below:

-- Could NOT find Threads (missing:  Threads_FOUND) 
CMake Error at /usr/share/kde4/apps/cmake/modules/FindQt4.cmake:420 (FILE):
  file Internal CMake error when trying to open file:
  /home/bnh/Downloads/piklab-0.16.2/CMakeFiles/CMakeTmpQmake/ for
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According to Install piklab on Ubuntu 11.04 and later piklab is based on QT3 and as such is not easily installable on recent versions of Ubuntu.

The above mentioned page is a tutorial as well and suggests to

Steps completely taken from the mentioned page.

Additionally the tutorial references another blog: How to setup a PIC microcontroller development environment which uses rpm packages with alien, a somewhat problematic approach on Ubuntu with the advantage of getting a current version of piklab.

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