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

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How to install g++-4.4.7 RedHat Compiler

I am trying to install the specific g++ compiler version in my terminal on Ubuntu VM. I am using a server to compile my c++ program and I need the same compiler on Ubuntu. Calling g++ --version on the ...
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What these make messages mean while compiling sane-backends?

I tried to compile the sane-backends from source but getting the following messages after running make, to configure, I ran ./configure --enable-avahi BACKENDS='canon genesys test' make[1]: Leaving ...
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Nettle 3.2 compile error and GnuTLS can't find p11-kit

So I want to compile Nettle 3.2 on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, ./configure shows that everything is good, but after I enter the command make get the below errors ../libhogweed.so: undefined reference to `...
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How to compile and install this? [duplicate]

https://github.com/thestinger/vte-ng I see a CONFIGURE, autogen.sh and a makefile but I can't seem to figure out how to install this. Can someone help explain what I need to do to install this?
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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 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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Building my own computer. I want Ubuntu and maybe Windows later. What should I do?

Ok, I am building my own computer right now. I am completely new to Ubuntu, I was planning on install Ubuntu onto my new computer. I already have the liveUSB. However, I have read a lot of threads ...
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Would Apache need to be recompiled after patching glibc?

Unfortunately I'm not experienced in this realm, but I'm working on patching our Ubuntu system in light of the new glibc vulnerability. We're using a version of Apache that we compiled ourselves from ...
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error in make file : /usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lstdc++

When I'm trying to make CAMB file, I get this error: usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lstdc++ collect2: error: ld returned 1 exit status make: *** [camb] Error 1 Is a library missing?! How am I supposed to ...
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Error in installing EXPO crystllography software

I tried to compile EXPO from tar ball on Lubuntu, the ./configure command worked fine. However make install shows errors gfortran -O2 -cpp -fno-second-underscore -c -o expo-counts.otest -f 'counts....
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How to build samba 4.3.4 from source for Ubuntu 15.10

My first 100? tries died on missing user authentication. On the official 4.1.17 I have no problems to open the shares on my windows 10. my motivation: I want to copy files with 2 Gb/sec. I already ...
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filezilla mismatch between program and library, what to do?

I just updated to 15.10 and filezilla was working, but after a while I got an error: Fatal Error: Mismatch between the program and library build versions detected. The library used 3.0 (wchar_t,...
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How to build -dev package in launchpad?

I am developing small library and I've created appropriate debian package configuration. You can take a look at it at https://github.com/mspanc/vspec. When I run debuild locally it properly builds ...
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Building Vulkan Chopper demo on ubuntu

How to build nvidia vulkan chopper demo on ubuntu (16.04)? https://github.com/nvpro-samples/gl_vk_chopper After being able to build, I get segfault. Can someone make instruction how to build? (i ...
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How do I install and setup the environment for using PortAudio?

I am quite new to Ubuntu and I find it hard to install programs/libraries. How do I install and build PortAudio in Ubuntu using the terminal?
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How to install cmake,ccmake from source?

I followed the first answer to this question. sudo apt-get install build-essential wget http://www.cmake.org/files/v3.2/cmake-3.5.0-rc2.tar.gz tar xf cmake-3.5.0-rc2.tar.gz cd cmake-3.5.0-rc2 ./...
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Error compiling Q-Rap on Ubuntu 14.04

I'm trying to compile Q-Rap (http://www.qrap.org.za/) on Linux Ubuntu and I'm keep getting a flood of errors like this: $ make qrapplugin [ 1%] Building CXX object CMakeFiles/qrapplugin.dir/qrap.o /...
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Cannot find files selectbits.h, timebits.h and socketbits.h - Ubuntu wily 15.04

I recently installed nachos-3.4 on Ubuntu 15.04 (wily distribution) and was trying to compile the source code. Since the full source code gave a number of errors I built it using one subdirectory at ...
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CMake OpenCV installation issue

This is driving me nuts for the past three hours. I simply want to install CMake and then install OpenCV 3.1, but I am getting an Unsupported protocol error (please see below). I installed CMake 3.4....
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Compiling R - configure: error: cannot run C compiled programs while installing R-3.0.0

Compiling R root@rani:/media/626CAD/androidnetbeans/R-3.0.0# sudo bash ./configure checking build system type... i686-pc-linux-gnu checking host system type... i686-pc-linux-gnu loading site script '....
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Undefined references compiling clang tutorial on 14.04.2

I tried to compile the code from clang's libtooling tutorial (section "Put it together"). Compiling works: g++ `llvm-config-3.5 --cxxflags` -fno-rtti -c test.cpp -o test.o I got undefined ...
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error: 'xxx' directory does not exist

I'm trying to compile a file by using the Allwmake command. but i got this error in my terminal : mohsen@mohsen-MS-7599:~$ '/home/mohsen/OpenFOAM/mohsen-2.2.2/behnam/behmogh-2.2.xN/applications/...
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OpenCV is not installing

I have recently installing OpenCV 3.0.0 with the help of script "install-opencv.sh" I have used command $ sudo bash install-opencv.sh error are below wget: unable to resolve host address ‘github.com’...
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Cannot Compile Mono Develop

I am trying to ensure that my open source c# library Tweetinvi (https://github.com/linvi/tweetinvi) works on linux and mono. I have not used linux for 5 years now and I feel a bit lost as to how to ...
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Compiling Mame 0.170 on Ubuntu 15.10

when trying to compile mame 0.170 I get the following error: m1xalis@m1xalis-HP-Compaq-6830s:~$ cd .mame m1xalis@m1xalis-HP-Compaq-6830s:~/.mame$ make GCC 5.2.1 detected Compiling src/osd/modules/...
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Security risks with fakeroot?

Is there a security risk having fakeroot installed on my system? I can't find much more than was is provided in the manpage.
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dkms.conf location for new build RocketRaid documentation

Noob at work here. I have Ubuntu Server 14.04.03 LTS installed and running. I added a Highpoint RocketRaid 640L internal SATA adapter. I installed 4 drives and have them configured in RAID 5 via the ...
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/usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lrw_lua_s

So.. I am trying to compile a library, but running make has become troublesome, as I run into this error.. I think the library it is trying to use is located in that same directory I run make from as ...
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Appropriate Fortran flags to compile on Ubuntu?

I am trying to compile a program written in Fortran with the instruction to: "set Fortran compiler flags for your system" in the Makefile. If it might help, here is a snippit of the Makefile: #------...
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Build ubuntu-kernel-test mainline-crack v4.4 kernel fails to clean

fakeroot debian/rules clean step fails due to a missing ubuntu/ directory when building the Ubuntu kernel team's upstream branch of Linus' v4.4-rc8 . Is there another patch besides the three at http:...
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Missing opensslconf.h when compiling GIT

I decided to clone the git source into /usr/src and checked out to the latest stable version (since I currently have 1.9.1). During the compiling I received a few errors regarding missing ...
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Ubuntu 14.04.2 kernel version changed after recompiling

I have been given an assignment where I have to recompile a 64-bit kernel without any modifications and make the new kernel as the default kernel in grub. I am doing this on an Ubuntu 14.04.2 64-bit ...
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Linking IDE with right compiler for ARM cross compiling

I have installed Eclipse as IDE and gcc-4.7-arm-linux-gnueabihf: sudo apt-get install gcc-4.7-arm-linux-gnueabihf to be able to develop code for ARM and cross compile it on my Ubuntu. But I don't ...
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make command ( gnuradio)

I'm using gnuradio , i'd tried to build a new block with c++ , after i finished my cpp file i wrote commands to build and install this block to work properly, mkdir build cd build cmake .. till ...
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Command on ubuntu

I'm using gnuradio , i'd tried to build a new block with c++ , after i finished my cpp file i wrote commands to build and install this block to work properly, mkdir build cd build cmake .. till ...
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controlling library_names and dlname config vars in .la file during build process

In a given build process (which I wasn't involved with till now) that includes a few libraries, the make command generates an .la file, where the .so numbering is always 0 and 0.0.0 (i.e. dlname='...
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Lollypop compilation error

On Ubuntu - 14.04 - Trusty Tahr, I am trying to compile Lollypop, but I get the following error: checking whether gcc understands -c and -o together... (cached) yes checking dependency style of gcc.....
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How to solve the NetGen dependancy when compiling FreeCAD?

I am trying to compile FreeCAD form scratch, even though NetGen is installed using the command line: sudo apt-get install NetGen the compiler does not recognize it and does not compile FreeCAD with ...
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cannot build Java programs in Geany Editor?

Something error with Geany cannot build java programs. when i click on build i get output like :- make: *** No targets specified and no makefile found. Stop. PS: Nothing problem with JDK. Run ...
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c++ boost library problem: cannot find -lboost_system ld returned 1 exit status

I have a problem with boost. After I installed boost with following command sudo apt-get install python-dev sudo apt-get install libboost-python1.54 sudo apt-get install libboost-system1.54 ...
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Undefined reference to 'CRYPT_NUM_LOCK'

I am new to ubuntu and currently i am using 12.04 version of ubuntu. i am trying to compile a program using openssl libraries using gcc compiler. But it is giving errors: Undefined reference to '...
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ubuntu15.10 can not create directory while installing other sofeware, not a sudo problem

I have got a brand new laptop dell precision 5510. I have no idea it supports ubuntu so poorly. Anyway, I managed to install ubuntu15.10 on this trouble-maker but when I install something else ...
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PPA Build failing - Failed to build on lcy01-29

I am trying to learn how to upload source and other files to PPA and I am trying it with "HotShots-2.2.0" source. I have created the .dsc and .changes file using "debuild -S -" command and then ran ...
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I need help with an error I keep getting while trying to install MIT's scheme with Ubuntu 14.04

So I run the top command and all goes well until I get the error message at the end, and then I try to compile the microcode and I just can't get it to work. Any help would be greatly appreciated. ...
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Error while installing Dislocker on Xubuntu

I'm not expert in Linux. However I tried to install dislocker to be able to read my data locked on a windows that doesn't want to start anymore. The drive is protected by BitLocker. Here is what I get ...
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how to use specific library when building application from source?

I am trying to compile jpegoptim from source . When I try to do ./configure I have the following error Cannot find libjpeg or you have too old version (v6 or later required). I wanted to make sure ...
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Where is the source code of Ubuntu and how do I compile it?

I really want to make my own distro of linux but I do not know where to find the source code. Also I don't know how to compile it, is there any special way to compile Ubuntu and install everything.
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Installed Cuda toolkit 7.5, but libcudart.so.5.5 remains

After installing Cuda Toolkit 7.5 on Ubuntu 14.04 (via apt-get of .deb file, followed by update of nvidia driver to 352.63), nvcc --version, NVidia-smi, and cuda samples work as expected. 7.5 is ...
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Ubuntu SDK error running scope example

I'm learning to create a Scope for Ubuntu Touch with the Ubuntu SDK (installed from PPA) in Ubuntu 16.04. I created a C++ Scope from template. When I'm trying to run I'm getting this error: ...
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Ubuntu WIFI problems!!!! please help!

Hello everyone :D This is my first question on this forum, hopefully someone out there has an answer, as none of the solutions others presented seemed to have worked. :/ I currently have 3 USB ...