Make is a utility that automatically builds executable programs and libraries from source code by reading files called makefiles which specify how to derive the target program.

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Need Help to troubleshoot building of custom kernel on Ubuntu 14.04

I need some help about building a custom kernel on Ubuntu 14.04 (Trusty Tahr). It is not my first time to compile kernels, but I faced the problem to build only on Ubuntu 14.04. When I try to build ...
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Revkit make.py bootstrap error

username@ubuntu:~$ cd revkit-2.2 username@ubuntu:~/revkit-2.2$ ./make.py bootstrap bash: ./make.py: No such file or directory What does this mean and why does this happen?
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gcc complier does not work [closed]

I am trying to run a C-library which works fine on one of my Linux-Mint computer while not on other linux-mint. When I try to configure, I get the following message: dkumar@kumar-Aspire-E1-510 ...
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Cannot install last version of OpenCV on Ubuntu 14.10

I try to install opencv using the instructions from here but I get every time the error Linking CXX shared library ../../lib/libopencv_videoio.so /usr/bin/ld: /usr/local/lib/libavcodec.a(avpacket.o): ...
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Recoll 1.20.1 prebuilt - configure.ac not recognised - './configure' and 'make' isn't working

I'm trying to install the latest version of Recoll (1.20.1) on Ubuntu 14.04. I've downloaded the tar file from the developer website (under 'Source') and copied it to /usr/local/src where I ...
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strange process of making a slow network

whether this process, making the connection to be slow. how to eliminate it permanently, I have used comment kill -s 9 [PID]. but reappears help me please. tks PID USER PR NI VIRT RES SHR ...
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No targets specified and no makefile found

What dependency am I missing? I am stuck on this one since hours. Any help is very appreciated. ./configure output http://pastebin.com/yEZ7snWp
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Any body works on FBReader open source?

cannot install open source. it gets stuck after make install command. error in this line: @install -m 0644 $(wildcard data/icons/toolbar/$(VARIANT)/*.*) $(DESTDIR)$(APPIMAGEDIR_REAL) error ...
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Install error : install: missing destination file operand after `/usr/share/pixmaps/FBReader`

while i make install FBReader it gives error. install: missing destination file operand after `/usr/share/pixmaps/FBReader' basically it is missing DESTDIR i.e. destination directory coz echo ...
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Make install error - cannot access `gtk': No such file or directory

i installed GTK+ version > 3 but its not helping me out. please help me finding this error. cannot access `gtk': No such file or directory here is the make file. ROOTDIR = $(CURDIR)/.. ...
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FB reader make error - chmod: cannot access `gtk': No such file or directory

when i make install FBReader it gives the error. chmod: cannot access `gtk': No such file or directory gtk version installed is when i run this command * $ pkg-config --modversion gtk+-3.0 3.4.2 ...
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Make Install error FBReader - execvp Permission denied make[1]: [do_install] Error 127

Make install error . While i make install in the root mode it says this. make[1]: execvp: ./scripts/install_help.sh: Permission denied make[1]: *** [do_install] Error 127 i changed the path of ...
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Make Install error- Build FBReader in user mode : it says permission denied

here is the error report. I have no privileges being a root. how to build it in a user mode? *install: cannot remove `/usr/share/zlibrary/encodings/Big5': Permission denied install: cannot remove ...
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glib.h make error. fatal error: glib.h: No such file or directory

for solution i searched on the Internet. i added the output of the command pkg-config --cflags glib-2.0 that is -I/usr/include/glib-2.0 -I/usr/lib/i386-linux-gnu/glib-2.0/include to the make file like ...
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problem in installing virtuoso (make)

I want install 'virtuoso'. there is instruction like this: # For Ubuntu, make sure these dependencies are installed sudo apt-get install -y automake gawk gperf libtool bison flex libssl-dev ...
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Output of make command FBReader open source - /usr/bin/ld: cannot find -llinebreak

I am new to Ubuntu. I want to make a FBReader open source project. please help me out where I am lacking? Creating libzltext.so.0.14.0 .../usr/bin/ld: **cannot find -llinebreak collect2: ld returned ...
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make command fails

Hello Im completly new to Lubuntu(started this weekend). The first thing i want to install give me know a lot of trouble for this time. I want to install a driver for the Novation Launchapad. I have ...
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Missing readline library when using make

I'm trying to compile ncmpcpp, and when I get to issuing the make command I get several errors such as: /home/[myname]/ncmpcpp/src/window.cpp:329: undefined reference to `rl_bind_key' ...
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Error while make install xnee

I did the ./configure and make with root permission but I can't make install. output: Making install in libxnee make[1]: Entering directory '/home/alex/xnee-3.19/libxnee' Making install in src ...
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Error running make - array type has incomplete element type

I am trying to install libbow library. When i run make file the following error is generated gcc -c -Ibow -I. -I./argp -DHAVE_LIBNSL=1 -DHAVE_STRERROR=1 -DHAVE_GETTIMEOFDAY=1 -DHAVE_RANDOM=1 ...
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undefined reference to symbol '__cxa_pure_virtual@@CXXABI_1.3'

I'm faced with the following error when I run make for the files from https://github.com/liuliu/ccv /usr/bin/ld: ../lib/liblinear.a(linear-static.o): undefined reference to symbol ...
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Can't build pango applications. Pango header not found

I am following this tutorial for writing pango applications. When I try to compile it, the compiler can't find the pangocairo.h headers. Here's my source file: #include <stdio.h> #include ...
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Checkinstall .deb package not create empty directories

I'm trying to create a .deb package for my xymon-client installation, but it is not creating the empty directories used for logs and temp files. If I run checkinstall -D make install or checkinstall ...
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qmake could not exec error while building Qt from source

I'm having an issue building QT from it's sources. I have to build from sources due to a strange requirement (that's how we are going to do it at work, once we start using QT). Building from sources I ...
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Error message after 'make'

New to linux and trying to install the CRESKO STACKS programme - when I try and make stacks, I get the error message at the bottom of the text below. Can anyone explaing in laymens terms, what this ...
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Cannot find input file: `Mklefile.in'

I am playing with automake and the error I get is: config.status: error: cannot find input file: `Mklefile.in' I don't get any errors on: aclocal autoconf automake --add-missing but ...
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g++ not working… need to change PATH variable

am working on Ubuntu machine. I have been trying to run make try to compile try.cpp. I am not able to make it work. I have tried all the solutions online. apt-get is what I am using. I have tried ...
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Caffe: /usr/bin/ld: Syntax error: “(” unexpected collect2: error: ld returned 2 exit status

I downloaded Caffe Lib for Deep Learning. I followed the instruction mentioned in its website. I used GPU-ONLY := 1 flag to use GPU computing. I've installed the NVIDIA tool kit with required ...
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Make error for latex processing

I want to execute the following Makefile: main.pdf: main.tex main.bib pdflatex main.tex bibtex main.aux pdflatex main.tex pdflatex main.tex It comes from this site: ...
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How to resolve the “/lib/modules/3.13.0-27-generic/build: No such file or directory” error message?

I'm following the instructions on this page so I can submit enough information about my machine to this bug report module. I'm stuck in running some of the following commands git clone ...
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FreeRadius 30.5 - Package fails to install - error 10 (files named incorrectly)

Super noob here. I'm probably trying to chew more than I can swallow. I only started using Ubuntu a week ago I'm running the latest Ubuntu 14, with BIND9 (tutorials helped setup the DNS), and I've ...
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Can't install spai with matlab

I'm trying to install spai-3.2 with matlab but I keep on getting this error when I do make: mex: -argcheck not a valid option. Usage: MEX [option1 ... optionN] sourcefile1 [... ...
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Trying to install from source. minisat

I am trying to install the following plugin of minisat. link But when I go in the directory using terminal and do make install. It gives an error install -d /usr/local/bin install -m 755 ...
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Need a help on this. Makefile is already there after ./configure command. But is is not running. This is when instralling Kannel

this is what I have tried. ./configure file run perfectly fine and libxml2-2.7.2 also installed perfectly. When running make file gets this error ...
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Changing default make command [closed]

I'm taking the course of HarvardX: CS50x Introduction to Computer Science. Normally for doing this course you have to use a virtual machine for running a Fedora system called the cs50 appliance, with ...
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Problem compiling

I am trying to compile the latest ngspice (26) as a shared folder. I am using ubuntu 14.10, and have only a little understanding in the compiling process While following direction from the "compile ...
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Building and Installing ICU from Source

The setup process for ICU on Linux systems seems to be pretty standard. For whatever reason, though, it's giving me a hard time. I'm following the "official" readme instructions that come with the ...
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how to make a bootable usb from ubuntu 9.04

my boot broke after trying to install 14 from version 10. I am able to start version 9.04 from an old cd but i would like to install the latest 14 which i have now downloaded(iso) to a usb but from ...
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c++ compiler errors using make across multiple projects

I'm trying to install an LC3 assembler for school. I run the config script and type make and a several weird compiler errors pop up. I tried this building simpl and just now lc3db Here's output (the ...
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Trying to install Wireless Archer T4U Driver

Attempting to install the TP-Link Archer T4U Driver. Downloaded files from https://wikidevi.com/wiki/TP-LINK_Archer_T4U Have installed build-essentials. $ sudo make clean cd hal/OUTSRC/ ; rm -fr ...
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Wifi USB Driver installation fails

When ever i try to install wi fi drivers for my device WN727N, i always get stuck at make step. When ever i run make command it ends at Makefile:243: recipe for target 'LINUX' failed make: *** ...
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How to build a source file using make? [closed]

I am trying to build a source using make? This is the first time I am trying to do this as there is no other way to install the program. Contents of directory containing the source are shown here. I ...
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how do i compile & install libpng from source without apt-get

I downloaded libpng source(tar.gz) from http://libpng.org/pub/png/libpng.html. My system -> Linux mpp-qa2-5803 3.13.0-24-generic #47-Ubuntu SMP Fri May 2 23:30:00 UTC 2014 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 ...
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how to make a static binary of coreutils?

I'm trying to make a static binary of rm, so I tried compiling coreutils with configure; make SHARED=0 CC='gcc -static'; make install but I keep running into errors. First make complains about ...
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Makefile: how to change a specific rule

this is my first question here, I hope to do everything in the right way. I'm a quite new Ubuntu user and if possible I need some help with a specific Makefile. I downloaded QEMU 2.1.0 and I'm ...
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asm/errno.h: No such file or directory

I'm trying to install gcc 4.8.1 at the moment. Currently 4.8.2 and 4.9.1 are installed. I downloaded an 4.8.1 from here http://gcc.cybermirror.org/releases/gcc-4.8.1/ . After extracting the files I ...
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How to install IRSTLM (automake warning during the build)?

I am trying to install MT. So this purpose, i am trying to install "irstlm-5.80.03" version on "Ubuntu 14.04," but, when I give the command ./regenerate-makefiles.sh then found following error: ...
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undefined reference to symbol 'exp@@GLIBC_2.2.5'

Similar question has been asked here but is unanswered. I have an implementation of Levenberg-Marquardt (downloaded from somewhere) and I'm trying to compile it but getting the following error. ...
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Make external display resolution auto set

everytime i connect to external display i have to type these commands to set optimum resolution: $ xrandr --newmode "1368x768_60.00" 85.25 1368 1440 1576 1784 768 771 781 798 -hsync +vsync $ ...
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Make install Command - Permission Denied [duplicate]

I'm trying to install glew and freeglut so I can program OpenGL. I have figured out how to fix my make all command but when I type make install I get this message: Making install in src make[1]: ...