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

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Building nginx on Ubuntu with cache_purge module - help?

I have been trying to rebuild nginx with cache_purge module from http://labs.frickle.com/. I did the following and somehow the new build doesn't seem to include the module. Here is what I did: ...
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error in VLC compilation with opencv support

I am trying to compile VLC 2.0 on Ubuntu 13.10 with opencv support (v. 2.4.6.1). The compilation yields the following errors: COMPILE : libopencv_example_plugin_la-opencv_example.lo ...
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Connect K8055n Experiment Board to Ubuntu

I purchased a K8055n Velleman Experimental Board and for some reason every program I run or if I try to access the board I get the following error: Could not open the k8055 (port:0) Please ensure ...
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IOError: [Errno 13] Permission denied. FEniCS JIT compiler

I keep getting the permission denial error: IOError: [Errno 13] Permission denied, when I try running making a function space. I think it it something to do with the JIT compiler. Somehow, all the ...
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dogecoin wallet client dependencies (boost)

I seem to be missing something boost related. Dogecoin gives the requirements as: qt4-qmake libqt4-dev build-essential libboost-dev libboost-system-dev libboost-filesystem-dev ...
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how to build dogecoin CLI wallet

I'm trying to install dogecoin wallet, which depends on: Library Purpose Description ------- ------- ----------- libssl SSL Support Secure communications libdb4.8 Berkeley DB Blockchain & ...
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“/usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lX11” building Firefox OS?

Tried to Build Firefox OS with Ubuntu 13.10 and got this error: host SharedLib: libOpenglRender (out/host/linux-x86/obj/lib/libOpenglRender.so) /usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lX11 /usr/bin/ld: cannot find ...
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Aircrack-ng SVN error 1 [closed]

i've already downloaded aircrack-ng from the SVN repo and i'm trying to build it from source and this is what i get: make -C src all make[1]: Entering directory `/home/chris/aircrack-ng/src' gcc -g ...
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Help locating linux/version.h

I'm trying to fix an old program, Previous issues I had could be found at Missing modversions.h When I make the program it gives me the following error, kaodv-mod.c:22:27: fatal error: ...
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I cant install Sleepyhead under Ubuntu

I am trying to install Sleepyhead following the tutorial http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?p=11756055#post11756055 but I cant compile the src code` horacio@horacio-ThinkPad-X201:~/sleepyhead$ ...
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Compiling kernel with yaffs2, error ubutnu/aufs/magic.mk no such file or directory

I am following steps to compile the kernel, I have made changes using make menuconfig But I get this error about ubutnu/aufs/magic.mk no such file or directory I tried running make-kpkg clean (which ...
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if i manually compile php, should i uninstall it in dpkg first?

Around 2 years ago I attempted my first PHP compile and succedded. I occasionaly upgrade my compile script as I add modules and new versions come out. However, I'm finding that apt-get unattended ...
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How to build and run Concorde and Traveling Salesman Problem? [closed]

I need to use a library that is called Concorde to solve a well known problem called Traveling Salesman Problem. This library is available here I've downloaded and compiled it resulting in two main ...
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leJOS build help!

I'm currently trying to install leJOS in my Ubuntu laptop (12.04) and I've followed the instructions from here but I'm unable to build it. ...
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Missing modversions.h

I`m trying to compile a program, which was actually designed for Linux OS based on kernel 2.4. When I run the make command, I get the following error ...
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Build Gitg on 12.10, missing webkit2gtk-3.0

I got a dependency missing while building Gitg : webkit2gtk-3.0 >= 1.9.92 gee-0.8 json-glib-1.0 ) were not met: No package 'webkit2gtk-3.0' found Problem is I cannot figure out what ...
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How to build latest Gnome apps (music, photos etc) from source?

i've been reading for a while your answers but now the time came to ask mine. I tried several linux distros and i ended up with a customized saucy to run on Gnome 3.10. Though ricotz has compiled ...
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How to add libraries path to the ./configure command?

I would like ./configure to link to a library and some include files. My library is stored in /home/foo/sw/lib/ and my files are stored in /home/foo/sw/include. ./configure --help throws out the ...
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error in Ubuntu 12.04 with root.cern.ch: “undefined reference to:”

I get following errors while I do compiling of data analysis softwares made in my institute. It works on other linux like OpenSuis and not on my Ubuntu 12.04. A bit of google search shown that the new ...
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How to verify a manual build of gcc-4.8.2 on Ubuntu 12.04?

After getting the latest gcc-4.8.2 from one of the gcc mirrors, I issued the following commands as a mere mortal: ./gcc-4.8.2/configure --enable-languages=ada,c,c++,fortran make ulimit -s 32768 make ...
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How to cross compile for MIPS on ubuntu

I'm trying to find a way to install transmission on my home router. The device has a MIPS architecture and I downloaded the sources of transmission from its website. Now I think I'd need to ...
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Error compiling a package: “configure: error: no gstreamer-1.0 >= 1.0.0”

I am trying to compile a package, which requires gstreamer-1.0 >= 1.0.3. I think I have an older vesion installed on my system. So I downloaded and compiled gstreamer-1.0.4 and it got installed in ...
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After compiling QT 5 how do I to update my system? With update-alternatives?

I'm on Ubuntu 12.04. I followed the instructions in this guide in order to compile QT5. Everything compiled fine. My problem now is that my QT related programs are still pointing to an older ...
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How to compile ralink drivers on newer kernels?

The "official" rt2800 module in the kernel causes low signal, always reconnect, or broke the connection.(crap) Ages ago I compiled some ralink drivers for Linux, theese had rt2860 modules, and my wlan ...
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“make[1]: arm-eabi-gcc: Command not found” when installing vmware tools

I'm trying to install vmware tools, however when it runs the vmware-config-tools.pl I'm getting the following: make[1]: arm-eabi-gcc: Command not found I have in PATH variable: ...
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DSPACE quick build

I have installed DSpace on my ubuntu. And I want to customize it so that I can use it for my Institute. I have one question? Whenever I do some changes in my JSP or xml pges..I have to rebuild the ...
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C compiling issue : fatal error: conio.h: No such file or directory [duplicate]

When I compile a c program it show : gcc gr.c gr.c:1:18: fatal error: conio.h: No such file or directory compilation terminated.
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Cannot compile Liveusb-creator-3.11.8

Whenever i try to do ./configure i get: bash: ./configure: No such file or directory i try to do sudo make and the terminal gives me: make: dist is up to date. so i try sudo checkinstall and ...
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undefined reference to 'dlopen' 'dlclose' 'dlerror' 'dlsym

I'm installing a program on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. I've run ./configure and I get no error messages, when I then run make I get errors. Please see below for the errors: make all-recursive make[1]: ...
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Cross compiling, library gmp not found

I'm trying to cross compile StrongSwan package on Ubuntu for Synology NAS using official Synology toolchain. Host: hostname = ubuntu uname -m = i686 uname -r = 3.8.0-32-generic uname -s = Linux ...
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compile and run Android apps from the console

I installed eclipse and all the sdk/jre etc... I can make Android Apps now and it's working, but often my eclipse crash. I would like to know if it's possible to: compile build run from the ...
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How do you compile games with unity3D

I have created a game with unity3D and compiled it for mac and windows. But how do you build it for ubuntu, there is a option for linux But the file won't run when I click on it. there isn't ...
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Problems with Building Drivers for BCM4313

I'm having a problem with my BCM4313 wireless network card (which I know many others have) but my problem is when I try to use make to build my driver I get the following: KBUILD_NOPEDANTIC=1 make -C ...
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“make” command is not doing any thing

I am new to Ubuntu and I am trying to compile a small program. I have a Makefile and raw1394.c file in a folder raw1394. when I run a make command it should produce raw1394.ko file but I am getting ...
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Difference between make-kpkg and make deb-pkg

I have build the kernel image by make-kpkg and make deb-pkg in 13.04 ubuntu and noticed that image size is very big in case of deb-pkg build. deb-pkg build size is 13 times bigger than make-kpkg . ...
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scid-4.10 chess viewer compile error

Getting this error while compiling Chess Viever Compiling sourceforge src scid-4.10 I end up "src/polyglot/board.cpp:6:18: fatal error: cstdio: No such file or directory" I have Ubuntu 12. How ...
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Unable to update to Evolution version 3.10.1?

I'm unable to update to the lastest stable version of evolution. I got the .tar.xz file but I cannot install it. Appreciate your assistance
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Can Synaptic install application from a .tar.gz file downloaded from outside the repositories?

I would like to know if Synaptic package manager can install an application from a .tar.gz file downloaded from a different source than is in the repositories in /etc/apt/sources.list. I mean those ...
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How to install build dependencies for source not available in Ubuntu repositories?

I keep myself busy compiling (makeing) several packages and some of them are not in the repositories (so apt-get build-dep doesn't help), the complete documentation about build dependencies is missing ...
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Bochs Compiling Error AGAIN

I'm trying to compile bochs with this command: ./configure --with-x11 --with-wx --enable-ne2000 --enable-iodebug --enable-disasm --enable-debugger --enable-e1000 --enable-usb --enable-pci it works, ...
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gui/libgui.a(x.o): undefined reference to symbol 'XSetForeground' when compiling Bosh

I need to compile bochs from source, I've already run this command: ./configure --with-x11 --with-wx --enable-ne2000 --enable-gdb-stub --enable-disasm --enable-e1000 --enable-usb --enable-pci now ...
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Undefined reference to `memcpy@GLIBC_2.14' : Building Android SDK with SmartCard API support:

I am trying to build Android emulator with SmartCard API support. I was following this manuals: one two All steps passed ok, but when I run: PCSC_INCPATH=<path_to_pcsc-lite_32bit>/src/PCSC/ ...
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How to compile gtkmm-3.10.1?

I've been trying to install the latest gtkmm 3.0 package in ubuntu 13.10 and I've already compiled successfully the glibmm-2.38 package, but i can't seem to find a way to finish the compiling ...
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Eclipse unable to recognize classes in build path

So I created a new project in eclipse and added a few jar files in the project's build path. For some reason eclipse is not recognizing any classes from the jars added to the build path. I googled the ...
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How to compile with fastformat which using STLSOFT?

How to compile with fastformat which using STLSOFT ? after unzip fastformat-0.7.1-alpha-9 in local directory and compile gcc with make and then unzip STLSOFT in local directory and set ...
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Building lirc package from source with patches

I'd like to build latest lirc package for 12.04 with two patches from here to make USB Infrared toy v2 work: Running sudo apt-build source lirc gave me ➜ build ll total 960 drwxr-xr-x 10 root root ...
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Terminal commands for installing g++ 4.8?

Could somebody please advise how I could install g++ 4.8 ? I understand its not an official release yet (and that I would need to manually download a file) but I get internal compiler bug issues with ...
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Configuring Ubuntu 12.04 so that it recognizes the recently installed icc compiler

I have an Ubuntu 12.04. I installed the icc compiler (composer_xe_2013_sp1.0.080) but when I try to compile using it I get the message : icc : command not found. I've read somewhere that when you ...
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gcc problem -> stdio.h not found

I have to compile one programme. theoretically i need just to change the two path... can you help me? Makefile # Original #CC=arm-1136jf_s_r1_vfp_hard_float-linux-gnueabi-gcc #CFLAGS= -O3 ...
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having difficulty while compiling kernel 2.6.33 for ubuntu 12.04 LTS

After running menuconfig, I tried "make" command and I get this.. End of Linux kernel configuration. Execute 'make' to build the kernel or try 'make help'. ...