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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How to install Firefox Aurora from a terminal?

I want to install Firefox Aurora in Ubuntu 14.04 from the terminal (I know there are other ways) but I can't. I've downloaded firefox-33.0a2.ca.linux-i686.tar.bz2 (linked from the download page) and ...
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How to install GNU Make 4.0 on Ubuntu 12.04

I need GNU Make 4.0+ because of the new file function. How can I install this on Ubuntu 12.04? I tried the .deb, but it depends on libc6 2.17.
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Apt-Get no installation candidate [on hold]

So, I am running a MineOS linux which is based on debian turnkey, and the installation was around 250 MB, so probably not all of the commands that come with linux were installed. I use this to run my ...
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Command is available as user, but not sudo?

I am in the process of building gendev, a sega genesis development environment and I am running into an interesting problem. When I try to install via "sudo make install" I get an error stating that ...
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using the iniparser : Linker error

I'Ve download the inparser library , and I'm trying to use the lib, by running its test program : gcc iniexqample.c -o o -liniparser.a just like the documentation said. but I get this error: ...
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error adding symbols: DSO missing from command line

I am newbie to Ubuntu.i want to compile a project that uses opencv but it gives following error: cmake . && make /usr/bin/ld: ...
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Result of make command is /usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lcudart

I am newbie to Ubuntu and using Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit. I want to make a project that uses cuda and opencv I got the following error when running cmake . && make Linking CXX executable ...
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How to use make without an install.txt

I am trying to install JRE 1.7_67 from the source tarball. It does not come with an INSTALL file. How do I compile the package and install it without one?
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Make 3.82+ on Ubuntu 12.04

I'm trying to compile some software on Ubuntu 12.04 (64 bit). It fails with this error. checking for make... /usr/bin/make configure: tested: whether version of /usr/bin/make is 3.82+ configure: ...
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I'm receiving a GDB test error installing Python 3.4.1 on 14.04

I'm trying to create a VirtualBox VM with Ubuntu 14.04 and Python 3.4.1. I've downloaded the source https://www.python.org/ftp/python/3.4.1/Python-3.4.1.tgz And I've updated OpenSSL to resolve a ...
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Nautilus Actions Only Show if File in Folder

I would like to create a couple of nautilus actions that will only show up if a certain file is in the folder. These are location actions, a simple example of one I would like is a "Make" option that ...
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try to install ajam-2.5.2-1.3.3 on Ubuntu 14.04

I'am trying to install ajam-2.5.2-1.3.3 on Ubuntu 14.04 but I get error when I'm making it. the steps i did: sudo apt-get install gcc<br> sudo apt-get install libX11-dev<br> sudo apt-get ...
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Missing 'usb.h' file: What is it, where do I get it?

Summary: What is 'usb.h'? Is this a system specific file that should be installed with my OS? Is it a software specific file that should be included with the source code I'm compiling? Is it ...
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“make” error when bundling a packge

I m trying to install soundtouch package but I m having some problems I m following their instruction on how to compile soundtouch after unzipping the file. It tells me to ./configure - Configures ...
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make command not working ERROR 2

I was trying to install Realtek_RTS5229_Linux_Driver_v1.07 which I downloaded from [here][1] When I run the make command I get the following error:- make[1]: Leaving directory ...
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does “make” recompile all of the files or just changed ones

suppose that you have a program which you installed that from source by make command . That program include files a.cc, b.cc, c.cc, d.cc and ... . Now I changed a.cc a bit. In order to enable the ...
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What version of GCC is used by the make command? [closed]

Is there any way to know what version of gcc is used by the make command? I have 5 versions installed of gcc on my computer: by dpkg -l | grep gcc ii gcc ...
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Install git from source

I am attempting to install git from source to use last version of git. http://git-scm.com/book/en/Getting-Started-Installing-Git $ tar -zxf git-2.0.1.tar.gz $ cd git-2.0.1 $ make prefix=/usr/local ...
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inserting own module in Linux kernel [closed]

I am trying to insert module in the kernel but it shows error. I made the C file as: #include `linux/init.h` #include `linux/module.h` static int hello_init(void) { printk(KERN_ALERT "TEST: ...
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Why I obtain this compile error when I try to install a software?

I am not yet a Linux guy and I am going crazy trying to install a software compiling it on Ubuntu 14.04. This are the only provided instruction to install it: Debian First, make sure that ...
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Question about compiling from ruby source and upgrade

I have three questions about compiling ruby (and other softwares) from source. Ruby is avaliable to install using apt-get, but I want to learn more about Linux and I want to compile from source. I am ...
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Problems getting 5.1 Audio support over Optical Out (make not completing as expected)

after some time figuring out what's wrong with my HDMI audio I've switched to optical out which seems to have fixed the stuttering I was getting in games. Now I am having problems getting 5.1 audio ...
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jobs option in qmake

I was just compiling in qmake when i recalled that make has make -j which allows you to compile on a certain number of cores. I tried qmake -j but that failed. I looked for the term "jobs" in the ...
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nagios configuration make error

I'm configuring nagios on ubuntu 14.04. When I use this command inside downloads: make all Appear this error: make: * * * No rule to make target 'all'. Stop. Any solutions?
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Upgrading to Bluez 5.19 from source

I've successfully compiled Bluez 5.19 from source using ./config and then make, but I'm stuck on the next step. Make install doesn't seem to overwrite the old Bluez (when checked with dpkg -l, it ...
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Lubuntu - compiling vlc v.1 command make and make install not working

Good day everybody! So, this is my first topic on Ubuntu's forum, and as a perfect Linux beginner and a non-English speaking student, I'll try to do my best to be the most explicit as I can. So ...
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Missing separator in makefile

I have next code in Makefile: CFLAGS=-Wall -g clean: rm -f ex1 When I run "make clean" I receive next error: Makefile:4: * missing separator. Stop. Why? How I can fix it?
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What does make distclean do?

I'm new to compilation. I'm installing FFmpeg and there's a make distclean (or once there was make clean) after every step. What does it do?
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Why does NOT the ubuntu 13.10 have the version.h?

/usr/src/linux-header-3.11.0.12 /usr/src/linux-header-3.11.0.12-generic Neither has the version.h file in the /include/linux/. Why? That hinders the softwares installation. but the ubuntu 11.10 ...
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Issues with importing existing source C++ code in Eclipse CDT

I have cloned an emulator's source code from git, and would like to work on it on Eclipse CDT on my Ubuntu 12.04. I have tried different ways, such as creating a hello world project, and simply ...
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How to install aircrack on Ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

I have downloaded the tar.gz package from the site and then I have extracted using tar -zxvf command as mentioned over there. After that I used sudo apt-get install build-essential then I further ...
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SDL libraries are missing

~/vidmodel/wvsn-model-omnetpp-v4/geometry/Triangle.o ~/vidmodel/wvsn-model-omnetpp-v4/geometry/Polygon.o ~/vidmodel/wvsn-model-omnetpp-v4/geometry/triangulation.o -Wl,--no-as-needed ...
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Rufus compiling error

vivek@vivek-N61PB-M2S:/usr/local/src/rufus-1.4.7$ ./configure checking for a BSD-compatible install... /usr/bin/install -c checking whether build environment is sane... yes checking for a thread-safe ...
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Building ATLAS (and later Octave w/ ATLAS)

I'm trying to set up ATLAS (so I can later compile octave with ATLAS support). If I'm correct, I still need to build this manually due to the environment specific optimizations. I do see a package ...
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recompiling ubuntu problem

I want to use fault_injection framework. When I use this script: ./failcmd.sh it show this error: failslab not available So I want to enable fault_injection with menuconfig After change ...
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How do I install Chemtool?

I've downloaded the chemtool-1.6.14.tar.gz from http://ruby.chemie.uni-freiburg.de/~martin/chemtool/chemtool-1.6.14.tar.gz, then I extracted its contents into the directory: ...
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xml2 installed but not found during compilation

I'm trying to compile the lib https://github.com/bjz/gl-rs. I'm getting an error when running make: error: linking with `cc` failed: exit code: 1 (a long list of linker args follows) note: ...
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How can I compile libmtp in ubuntu

I get the following error(s) When I try to compile mtp. How can I resolve it please? Script started on Fri 23 May 2014 12:12:26 AM PDT sansari@ubuntu:~/local/src/libmtp-1.1 .3$ sudo make [sudo] ...
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Error “undefined reference to xercesc_2_7”

I've been trying to install SUMO and only recently got the ./configure to make all of the files; but, when I try to 'make' it gives the [all-recursive error 1: ...
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make fails when build libaacs with a 'syntax error'

I'm having a problem when running make after I have configured libaacs-0.7.0, it fails with a syntax error. I got the tarball from http://download.videolan.org/pub/videolan/libaacs/0.7.0/ . I ...
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The make comand will always say there is a error

I am currently trying to install dashing, but I have this problem that no matter what language make it using it returns error 1 and I can't get rid of it. I have successfully installed it on a laptop ...
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Install Qualcomm Atheros AR8152 PCI on Kernel 2.6

I want install qualcomm atheros ar8152 pci-e fast ethernet controller driver for LInux which is having 2.6 Kernel? Please can you guide me. I tried several things including this. tar -xjvf ...
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Installation of .c files in phylip

I am trying to install .C functions of PHYLIP in Linux/ubuntu. I read documentation and it mentioned it is very easy compilation and of .C functions: To make executables, use your C compiler. It ...
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PSI4 `make tests` errors help

Background: This is a rough follow-up to the previous question here. I am currently using Ubuntu 14.04 and wish to install PSI4. It is a chemistry computation package, which requires many things, ...
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How to create a txt log file of a “make install”?

I trying to install a program and I would like to see a txt file with the details of the operation. I think it is called a log file, am I right ? Once, someone told me to do this command: `make ...
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Couldn't install make [duplicate]

I try to install make on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Server apt-get install make But I observe error: Temporary failure resolving 'de.archive.ubuntu.com Failed to fetch ...
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Failed building package on Ubuntu 12.04 lts

I'm trying to install dashcast but I got the errors: /usr/bin/ld.bfd.real: /usr/local/lib/libx264.a(opencl.o): undefined reference to symbol 'dlopen@@GLIBC_2.1' /usr/bin/ld.bfd.real: note: ...
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Compile error when trying to run make

I have the following error when trying to run make command, /usr/bin/ld: skipping incompatible /usr/lib/gcc/x86_64-linux-gnu/4.7/../../../libcppunit.a when searching for -lcppunit /usr/bin/ld: ...
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Error 255 when installing openSSL from source

I need to build openssl from source because it's needed to build a mysql driver for android for Qt but when I do "make install" I get the following error: cms.pod around line 457: Expected text after ...
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WARNING: 'automake-1.11' is probably too old [closed]

I am trying to install a package. When doing make command, I got an error as: make[5]: Entering directory ...