Questions related to compiling software, normally using the "make" command.

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Compiling a 32 application on 64 bit, without getting rid of GNU EABI for ARM

I want to build a C++ program for 32 bit on my 64 bit 16.04. /usr/bin/ld: skipping incompatible /usr/lib/gcc/x86_64-linux-gnu/5/libstdc++.so when searching for -lstdc++ /usr/bin/ld: skipping ...
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How to install a LESS auto-compiler manually

I downloaded source files here for an auto LESS compiler. I downloaded and extracted the files to my Desktop. This tutorial says to put the files into my 'working directory'. So I tried just copying ...
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Increasing available RAM temporarily on Raspberry Pi 2

I recently tried to compile Github's Atom on my Raspberry Pi 2, but after getting past the first error and trying again, it aborted in the middle of the build. Looking in the log showed that it ...
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OEM Install of Ubuntu Server [14.04.3]

I am trying to do an OEM install of Ubuntu Server (14.04.3) but cannot seem to get it working. I have managed to do a Ubuntu Desktop (14.04.3) easily. Why? I am trying to this to: Install all ...
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Clang++ cannot find lstdc++ after system upgrade

I have a small project in C++ that compiled fine until I upgraded Xubuntu to 15.04. When I tried to rebuild it with cmake, this message appeared in the middle of the output: /usr/bin/ld: cannot find -...
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Error in Caffe Installation in Ubuntu 16.04

While compiling Caffe in Ubuntu 16.04, I got the following error: LD -o .build_release/lib/libcaffe.so.1.0.0-rc3 /usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lhdf5_hl /usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lhdf5 collect2: ...
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How to compile program source from launchpad branch

I am trying to compile and this branch of plank. I have some experience compiling software from git, but not from launchpad/bazaar. I have tried following the instructions in the projects INSTALL ...
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Ubuntu14.04 compile openjdk ERROR:FreeType version 2.3.0 or higher is required

I am using Ubuntu14.04 to compile openjdk,when I run "make sanity" met two ERROR . This problem has been consumed for several days,how can I fix them? ERROR: FreeType version 2.3.0 or higher is ...
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How to make a build command in Geany IDE to compile and execute Objective-C programs?

I am a big fan of Geany IDE and Ubuntu. I am learning Objective-C programming language. I have Objective-C Environment in Ubuntu 16.04 and I compile Objective-C programs using terminal. But I want to ...
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How to install vte-ng from the source: make command fails

Trying to install vte-ng from source. I did try the usual methods like using make. There is nothing related to installing in the readme file and could not find a configure folder. So how do I install ...
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“kde-config not found” error while installing kstars from source

I am trying to install kstars from source ,but I got the following error while configuring ./configure checking build system type... i686-pc-linux-gnu checking host system type... i686-pc-linux-gnu ...
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How to install node-sass/gulp-sass on Ubuntu 14.04+ or Linux Mint 17+?

I'm trying to switch from gulp-ruby-sass to node-sass which is based on libsass a C implementation faster than the classic Ruby version. So far I've install the node packages: Node package cd /path/...
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Compiling php 5.2 from source under 12.04, apxs2 (via libtools) ignores the -prefix used with ./configure

In the source directory: ./configure --prefix=/home/ashkan/Development/php/bin/php-5.2 --with-mysql --with-apxs2=/usr/bin/apxs2 make works fine but make install says: Installing PHP SAPI module: ...
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Could NOT find HDF5 (missing: HDF5_HL_LIBRARIES) (found version “1.8.11”)

I am trying to install ParaView CMake Error at /usr/local/share/cmake-3.6/Modules/FindPackageHandleStandardArgs.cmake:148 (message): Could NOT find HDF5 (missing: HDF5_HL_LIBRARIES) (found ...
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Building static ffmpeg libraries on amd64 where libc isn't compiled with -fPIC

First off, I'm not a C/C++ developer so be specific in your solutions and try to be understanding. Secondly, there is a similar question here that does not resolve the issue. Here is my configure line ...
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Build Avahi without GUI

I'm running Ubuntu Jaunty on a plug computer which I only ever access via SSH. I want to update Avahi on the device (without GUI) and the only way (that I know of) to get the very latest version is ...
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Cuda installation. Compiling sample cudaDecodeGL error. warning: libnvidia-tls.so.352 needed

I have installed Cuda-6-5 using the .deb in ubuntu 14.04. I was able to compile the samples using make -j. And all the samples were compiled, except for cudaDecodeGL After sudo make, the error is as ...
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gcc-5: internal compiler error: Bus error (program as)

I'm trying to install Python 2.7.11 on my Ubuntu 14.04 LTS vServer (hosted at strato), because it's a requirement for letsencrypt. I'm using this tutorial, basically just replacing 2.7.9 with 2.7.11. ...
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How to compile a .java file

How can I compile a .java file. What programs will I need and if I need java jdk I need help installing that. I'm very new to ubuntu so any program I need to install I will need a tutorial on how to ...
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opencv compiling error ippicv

When I write this to terminal: g++ LATCH_match.cpp -std=c++11 $(pkg-config opencv --cflags --libs) I've got an error like this: /usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lippicv collect2: error: ld returned 1 ...
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Bad exit status from /var/tmp/rpm-tmp.oXIrHx (%build)

I get this error when I'm trying to build driver for my printer: $ rpmbuild -tb cnijfilter-source-X.XX-Y.tar.gz --define="MODEL mg7100" --define="MODEL_NUM 423" --with build_common_package error: ...
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Error on compile CyanogenMod

I need help. After running make mrproper I can't build CM source in Ubuntu 14.04. It's throwing this error: build/core/tasks/kernel.mk:149: *********************************************************...
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GLIBCXX_3.4.21 not defined in file libstdc++.so.6 with link time reference

When trying to execute any c++ programs, I get this error. The full error message is: ./main: relocation error: ./main: symbol _ZNSt7__cxx1112basic_stringIcSt11char_traitsIcESaIcEEC1Ev, version ...
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Compilation of Linux kernel 3.14 stops without any errors on ubuntu 14.04

I'm trying to compile linux kernel 3.14 on ubuntu 14.04. Before anyone points out, I know newer stable versions of the kernel are available but I have been asked to install 3.14 itself. So, I wrote a ...
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how to install / compile NVENC in ubuntu?

I see support for nvidia NVENC in this document, but it seems confusing, some step by step? or PPA with ffmpeg-nvenc for ubuntu? http://developer.download.nvidia.com/compute/redist/ffmpeg/1511-patch/...
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Running AES in HElib

I am using Ubuntu 14.04. I am trying to run AES in HElib but I have a Segmentation fault (core dumped) I tried to find the error by strace command and I received the error: write(1, "computing key-...
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linux/autoconf.h not present

I'm trying to install drivers for Asus pce-N10 wireless adapter onto ubuntu mate 16.04 It is provided with source files of drivers and a readme that basically says: Installation: type 'sudo su ...
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'make' error - glib.h no such file or directory on Raspberry Pi

I am trying to compile an Example but I am getting following errors/issues. I am not sure where the config file and make file is for this package and I don't want to make changes that wipe out ...
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If I build a package from source how can I uninstall or remove completely?

I used source code to build one package such as below: ./configure --prefix=/usr --sysconfdir=/etc --localstatedir=/var --libexecdir=/usr/lib --with-package-name="Myplugin" --with-package-origin="...
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“bash: ./cents: no such file exist or directory” while trying to run a program that has already been compiled

Can someone explain to me why this happens? It compiles the program fine but it wont let me run it. I'm on ubuntu 16.04 Bonus question: How can I run the math library on Geany? I love the interface ...
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Building packages from source

Every time I have to install something from source, I just blindly follow the instructions. Most of the times it works but sometimes I get stuck with some not-so-easy-to-decipher error messages. I ...
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tshark cannot read any input file with -r

I installed tshark through sudo apt-get install tshark. The following error shows up when given an input file: $ tshark -r filename.pcapng tshark: The file "filename.pcapng" could not be opened: ...
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Installing boost into /usr/include

I am trying to install boost into the folder /usr/include. I tried sudo apt-get install libboost-dev, but the highest version apt-get provides is 1.58 instead of the newest 1.61. Then I downloaded ...
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Ubrello installing on Ubuntu 12.04 troubleshoot

I would like to install a latest Umbrello from source on Ubuntu 12.04. I try install it according https://umbrello.kde.org/installation.php . But I have an error. Log is below: -- The following ...
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how can i compile fdm fo my ubuntu machine? [closed]

how can i compile freedownloadmanager for my ubuntu system? from this source
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How do you fix a gcc compile 127 error? sudo apt-get install g++ doesn't work

*emphasized text*when I try to run a program I get the following error. ubuntu@ubuntu-VirtualBox:~/Desktop$ make g++ -Wall -Wno-switch -I. -g -c -o pass.o pass.cpp make: g++: Command not found make:...
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Can't compile programs on flash drive

I have mounted my flash drive to a new mount point inside my home folder. However, when I still try to compile my .cpp file, it tells me permission denied. How can I fix this? 1) In GParted, my flash ...
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/usr/local/gamess/gamess.01.x: error while loading shared libraries: libf77blas.so.3: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory

Respected sir. I am using Linux 64 bit and I have gfortran compiler.I have compiled the gamess software in /usr/local. After compilation, when i run the command ./runall 00 >& runall.log it ...
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Can't Get Intel MEI Drivers to Compile on Ubuntu Server 12.04

I have an old box running Ubuntu Server 12.04. Everything is running well for the most part, but there are hw init errors from the default MEI driver during boot in syslog: kernel: [ 23.448111] ...
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Mounting Flash Drive to Compile C++ Programs

I am very new to Linux, and thus have very noob questions. I currently have Ubuntu 14.04 LTS installed on my hard disk. However, my biggest issue is with flash drives. I have all of my .cpp files on ...
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Permissions inside flash drive

I am trying to compile my C++ programs that I have written on my flash drive. I am in the terminal right now, and currently inside of the correct file (in my flash drive) that I want to compile. ...
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How can I install a subversion of gcc using a .deb file

Actually I have gcc version 4.8.4-2ubuntu1~14.04.3 installed on my PC. Now I need to install gcc version 4.8.2-10ubuntu1 instead. Everytime I try to install the other version, the compilation ...
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pyzmq compiling error

Executing instruction from the following portal, https://gns3.com/discussions/how-to-install-gns3-1-2-3-on-ubu but ubutu 12.04 throws error in the pyzmq stage, here the error report. ubuntu@...
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How do I use C++11 with g++?

I am currently typing all of my code in gedit and using the terminal to compile my programs. To do so, I am typing: $ g++ main.cpp -o main $ ./main And this is working. However, it is not using C++...
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Banshee Compiling on Ubuntu 16.04 fails

At the moment, I am trying to compile banshee from git: http://banshee.fm/download/development/, but it fails. I am doing this because I plan to fix something in the Banshee's source code. Here is ...
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“evilmake all” not working…please help

I am trying to insatll idlutilis, When I am doing : $ evilmake all i get error: nrutil.h:45:12: warning: ‘iminarg1’ defined but not used [-Wunused-variable] static int iminarg1,iminarg2; ...
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Build error in Ubuntu phone app

I am trying to build and run a simple ubuntu phone app in the ubuntu sdk. I am running Ubuntu 14.04 The app type is QML App with simple UI (qmake). The framework I chose is Ubuntu-sdk-15.04.5. The ...
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Building Mysql Workbench for Ubuntu Xenial Xerus

I am trying build from source workbench 6.3 on Ubuntu 16.0.4, and can't seem to figure out how to start as I don't see the usual configure files, so the command ./configure doesn't work.
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Error when try compile OTClient on LUbuntu

I tried to compile otclient follow they tutorial here: https://github.com/edubart/otclient/wiki/Compiling-on-Linux But I need to change things which cause some errors that I made: $ sudo apt-get ...
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What does “cannot find lSDL” mean?

I am trying to install a software called DiSperSE. For that I am supposed to enter make install When I enter this, terminal returns an error Linking CXX executable fieldconv /usr/bin/ld: cannot ...