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

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bfd.h should include libiberty/ansidecl.h in Ubuntu 14.04?

binutils package seems to be changed, as include directory of libiberty.h has moved to /usr/include/libiberty, thus there is possible a wrong include in bfd.h regarding ansidecl.h. Getting those ...
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Unable to find OpevCV during linking (compile from source)

I am trying to compile "qgifer-0.2.1-source" from its source in Ubuntu. I have all the dependencies installed. I am compiling as per below instruction from readme of the source. cd qgifer_source_dir ...
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Error linking shared library

I am trying to install root software which is giving the following error when I type make -j4 in terminal : Linking CXX shared library ../../lib/libPyROOT.so /usr/bin/ld: ...
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If I compile Firefox instead of binary install it will work faster?

Many times I hear that software compiled at my hardware will work faster at my hardware. Can I win 10% of performance of Firefox or Chromium if compile from source?
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How do you install mate 1.10 from source?

I have been trying to install mate 1.10. For several days. The ppa(s) give me 404 errors, and just don't work. the source packages give me an intertwined mess of dependency errors, missing m4 macros, ...
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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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Prefix and Path for Cross GCC in Eclipse

I'm pretty new in ubuntu and have a problem with it. I wanna to write a c++ program in eclipse and compile it with cross gcc. At the first i Added "CDT" from "help-->install new software" Now when ...
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How to get unity build dependencies after apply the LTS Enablement Stacks?

I have a Ubuntu 14.04.2 installation with the LTS Enablement Stacks (https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Kernel/LTSEnablementStack). I would like to build the Unity package from source to apply some custom ...
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Esterel Compiling in Ubuntu 64 bit

The latest version of esterel is available only in 32 bit. Installed it in 64 bit ubuntu. When compiling esterl to C. I haven't get any errors. esterel -simul foo.strl cc -c foo.c While running: ...
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Error in statically linking libSDL

I am trying to statically link libsdl on a test I wrote. What I did is: g++ test.cpp -Wl,-Bstatic $(sdl-config --static-libs) -Wl,-Bdynamic which gave me the error: ...
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AttributeError: 'module' object has no attribute python

I am struggling with compiling python 2.7.9 from source and have been advised to ask this question here. While installing python 2.7.9 following the steps described here the following errors ...
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Targetting Boost 32-bit While on 64-bit ubuntu?

Well i have libboost-all-dev installed, but i am trying to compile for 32-bit. I can't install libboost-all-dev:i386 either. g++ -lboost_filesystem main.cpp g++ -m32 -lboost_filesystem main.cpp The ...
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unable to compile program using -m32 and gcc

I have installed multi2sim on my 64-bit Ubuntu machine. Both gcc 4.8 and 4.8.1 is installed in my system. Even after setting and exporting the LD_LIBRARY_PATH AND LD_INCLUDE_PATH, and installing the ...
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Compiling error checkinstall

Hi I wanna compile my first package (Wine) under Ubuntu (it's also my first day with this OS). I ran ./configure and make, no errors. But when I did checkinstall then I got this back: ...
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Cannot build MonoDevelop from source

Whenever I try to install MonoDevelop it fails on the "./configure" command. configure: error: Cannot enable GNOME platform without gnome-sharp-2.0 I have installed Mono 3.2 successfully into the ...
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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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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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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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Make compiling error 'No rule to make target' when trying to install a driver

When I try to install a driver via sudo make I get these errors: make -C /lib/modules/3.8.0-31-generic/build M= make[1]: Entering directory `/usr/src/linux-headers-3.8.0-31-generic' make[2]: *** No ...
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Problem when compiling GCC in Ubuntu

I have run into the well known problem when installing GCC: configure:3605: error: in /usr/local/gcc-4.8.1/i686-pc-linux-gnu/libgcc': configure:3608: error: cannot compute suffix of object files: ...
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How can I set up a build target in Qt Creator to compile for 32 bit on 64 bit Ubuntu?

I am running 64 bit (x86) Ubuntu and would like to be able to build Qt projects for a target architecture of 32 bit (x86). Qt Creator allows the configuration of multiple 'build kits' for compilation ...
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Where can I download mingw32 version 4.72 for ubuntu?

I am cross compiling some software for linux that needs the 4.72 version of the mingw32 compiler to work. However, the version in the repos is only 4.4, where can I find 4.72?
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I have two versions of glib on my system, and I don't know how to remove the old one

While trying to compile a program (pygobject), running ./configure I am told that I don't have glib. So, I download the tarball and compile and install, no problems. now when I try to ./configure ...
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How to fix 'error: GLib >= 2.28 is required' when compiling linux-nfc on Ubuntu 10.04?

I try to compiled linux-nfc code, and running its configure file, but I get an error: configure: error: GLib >= 2.28 is required I try to update the glib with apt-get install libglib2.0-0 ...
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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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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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Errors while Ubuntu touch Port for Yureka “tomato”

i am working since last 9 months for port/compilation to be succeed. Yureka has Official cyanogenmod Rom. Passed many errors, but now i am stuck here device/yu/tomato/charger/charger.c:49:25: fatal ...
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How do I compile usbmuxd and make a .dll file?

I have usbmuxd and need to compile it to .dll file. within the src folder of usbmuxd i have .h and .o files. Is there anyone who knows how to compile this to .dll? thanks.
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Kernel compile error at make usbip

I got the following error when try to compile kernel4.2 I got the source from wily's git at fakeroot debian/rules binary-indep I got the error message: cd ...
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Building recent LLVM and replacing the old version

I have on my system llvm-3.6 but I want to use the most recent version (3.7 or newer). Because I am trying to develop a pass using CMake. How can I replace the old one. I had installed it using "sudo ...
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Recompiling unity from source

For some reason I have to modify some files on the source of unity. To get the source and its dependencies I had issued apt-get build-dep unity and apt-get source unity. To test whether the source ...
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How to build Snappy Ubuntu Core from source to binary?

I followed the link below and run the Snappy on my Intel platform. Try_x86 The system can boot and works works okay. I know this is a generic image for x86 platform and must contain some ...
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How to compile kernel with custom version string?

I'm trying to compile a stock kernel for ubuntu 15.10 (4.2.0), but would like the kernel version to be different, with minor text addition in the end so it doesn't conflict with the original one. To ...
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Android rom and kernel build error

I am trying android building but I have error I cant solve it. help please I am using ubuntu 15.04 compile error
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Problems building libmodbus 3.0.6 ubuntu 14.04

I am finding that libmodbus http://libmodbus.org/ is compiling incorrectly on both my laptop and desktop running Ububtu 14.04 both were upgraded from 11.10 some time ago. I have tried using the live ...
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Trying to install KISS IDE on Ubuntu, Qt5 and cmake problem

The KISS IDE is an IDE used for programming, compiling, and exporting code/executables to a device called the KIPR link. http://www.kipr.org/products/kiss-ide https://github.com/kipr/kiss It is ...
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OpenCV compilation error

I am installing OpenCV 2.4.11 on my Ubuntu platform. It has been build. But on compiling it shows an error: Linking CXX shared library ../../lib/libopencv_core.so /usr/bin/ld: skipping ...
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Missing “asm/types.h” or “asm-generic/types.h” : fatal error : No such file or directory

I am trying to compile my sdk(switching development kit) code on ubuntu 14.04. When I am doing make, I am getting the following error : ...
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How to install multiple versions of git simultaneously?

I had git v1.9.1 installed on my Ubuntu 14.04 machine. The executable is /usr/bin/git and I decided to try the latest and greatest v2.6.1. I cloned the repo, compiled and installed it into ...
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Installing a driver from a Github project - Robotic Arm

I am new to Linux so i'm sorry if this is obvious. I have built a robotic arm (http://www.maplin.co.uk/p/usb-controlled-robotic-arm-kit-a37jn) and would like to get it working under the linux ...
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How to cross compile to an old i486/i586 architecture (Vortex86DX)

I need to cross compile to Vortex86DX. It seens to have a i486/i586 architecure. What packages is needed to install on Ubuntu ? As stated here, just asking the compiler to -match=i586 doesn´t work ...
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kernel building errors investigation

Tried to built kernel using this simple guide: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Kernel/BuildYourOwnKernel I've got only one "...all.deb" file instead of 3 files. How can I track errors? Are there any logs of ...
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Trouble with Qt libraries while installing Gnu Octave 4.0.0 from source

I know that similar problems to this have arisen. I have tried all of the debugging techniques that I have heard of. I have made sure to download all of the dependencies for Qt4 from the following ...
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Sub make error 2

I try to build some rom and I got this error. Do you know what directory makes this error? CC net/ipv4/netfilter/iptable_raw.o CC net/ipv4/netfilter/ipt_ah.o CC ...
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apt-get and Software Center tries to remove core packages

Recently(before I got Ethernet wired on 12.04.01) I tried to install build-essentials and its dependences through .deb files, and failed ultimately so I gave up. Now, I tried to apt-get it now that I ...
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booting ubuntu on a imx6 board from scratch

I am interested in booting up the ubuntu on a imx6 duallite based board using uboot, since i am a beginner ,please suggest some guidelines for the this. I am also interested to create with my own ...
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Megahal eggdrop undefined symbol: PL_thr_key

I recently installed megahal on my eggdrop v1.6.21 and I get this error when I run it Can't load modules Megahal: /home/ubuntu/eggdrop/modules/Megahal.so: undefined symbol: PL_thr_key I compiled ...
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Build Ubuntu Touch: adding android system image to installation … error: device not found

I'm trying to build Ubuntu touch from source. I'm building it for nexus 4 (mako) I've alredy install ubuntu on it, but a want to play with the source code so I need to build it. Everything seems to ...
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Compile kernel gets no error but version doesn't change

So I'm trying to compile a linux kernel in Ubuntu 14.04 to change the linux version from 3.16 to 3.14.4 and also to change one thing in config. I followed this tutorial step by step. Exept Step 6 ...
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What are the implications of compiling packages from source?

What are the implications of compiling packages from source? For example, what if doing sudo apt-get upgrade upgrades a dependency of the manually-installed package? How would using a package from the ...