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 build native RXTX library for Ubuntu12.04/14.04?

Can someone give me a tip on how to build the native rxtx library on Ubuntu 12.04/14.04? We need to run on 12.04 but i develop on 14.04. I grabbed the source files from here: http://rxtx.qbang.org/...
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PTSG xpdp1 make error

I have successfully installed xgrafix already but I am unsure on how to solve this one though. make gcc -c -O2 -I/usr/local/include -I/usr/local/include -DPDP1PATH=\"/home/helios/a/mlovele/xpdp1/...
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PTSG change in prefix causing initialization error

I have successfully installed this software before but now I'm changing where it's installed as shown below using --prefix=. I cannot seem to find how to fix an initialization error when running the ...
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problem in installing libfreenect2 on ubuntu 15.04

I'm trying to install libfreenect2. I have cloned the repository. I have made cmake successfully. But when I make the file, I get the following error: [ 3%] Building CXX object CMakeFiles/...
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CGAL: make command gives many errors?

I have a project this semester as a part of which I have to run a code which uses CGAL lib on my system.The code was written by a senior on his system. I am using ubuntu 14.04 and 32 bit system (dual ...
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XPDC1 make error

I am coming across an error when making this software. I have already installed xgrafix, xoopic, xpdp1, and xpdp2. I believe it is solvable by linking but I am unsure on how to do that. These are all ...
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Trouble with zip support in custom Python build: zipimport.ZipImportError: can't decompress data; zlib not available

I looked here but I am not getting a lot out of the answer: A big reason for this is because I am a new Linux user and I haven't seen all the commands in action yet. I have the exact same problem as ...
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After installing the latest make, make --version still shows the older version

I've downloaded the latest make (4.1) from here: http://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/make/ And followed the installation instructions in the INSTALL file but make --version still shows 3.81 instead of 4.1. What am ...
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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 net/ipv4/...
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Cannot “make” in terminal to install Gimp Deskew Plugin

I was installing deskew plugin for gimp and following instructions when this error came up: Now type 'make' to compile GIMP Deskew Plug-In. kunal@Kunal-Latitude-3540:~/gimp-deskew-plugin$ make ...
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Where to put .config file when recompiling kernel?

I am following the steps here to rebuild a kernel on a VM: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Kernel/BuildYourOwnKernel I have a .config file that I want to use to build it. Where should I put this .config ...
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How to add permanent flags? [closed]

I'm trying to compile my file by using make file.cpp It is doing g++ file.cpp -o file I need to add permanent -std=c++11 to it. Is it possible? How to do it?
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How to install R version 3.2.1 – collect2: error: ld returned 1 exit status

I'm trying to install R version 3.2.1. I executed the following code ./configure --enable-R-shlib followed by make command. But the following error is obtained. /usr/bin/ld: ../appl/dchdc.o: ...
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Error make: *** [.obj/channel.o] Error 1

Can anybody help me? when i built project qsopcast-0.3.4 thequang@thequang-Inspiron-N4030:~/qsopcast-0.3.4/src$ qmake thequang@thequang-Inspiron-N4030:~/qsopcast-0.3.4/src$ make g++ -c -pipe -g -Wall ...
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Undefined reference to XLib functions when linking

I am attempting to build an old project which requires XLib functions. However, I am getting the following linking errors (plus many more): //usr/local/lib/libgdk.so: undefined reference to `...
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Yamcha 0.33 Make Install

I am trying to install Yamcha 0.33. All steps i.e. configure, make, make check are successfully completed without any errors. However while executing command make install( sudo privileges using ...
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cmake .. when install gr-foo, gr-ieee801-11

I followed these step to install gr-ieee801-11. When run the cmake .. in installation of gr-foo, it cannot continuous. git clone https://github.com/bastibl/gr-foo.git cd gr-foo mkdir build cd build ...
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Does running make clean after make install affect the installed program?

Upon cloning, building, and installing rust from their github repository I've found it takes up ~2.8 GB on my system. I've got relatively limited space on my machine (100GB), so I was wondering two ...
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SNAP Installation C++

I am new to Linux and working in its environment. I have trouble understanding and installing SNAP library for C++ on Ubuntu 14.04. I am following this tutorial. Inside the SNAP directory I run the ...
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how to fix configure: error: C compiler cannot create executables

used ./configure DFLAGS="-03" and this is the config.log checking build system type... i686-pc-linux-gnu checking host system type... i686-pc-linux-gnu checking target system type... i686-pc-...
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can't install swm on Ubuntu 15.04

I apologize if this has already been asked I couldn't find any solutions online, I am trying to install swm from here, but i keep getting this error when running make in terminal c99 swm.o -o swm -...
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VMware player: make command gives warning clock skewed

I am a beginner at ubuntu. I am running Ubuntu on VMware player on windows. When i try to compile a project, I get the following warning make: warning: Clock skew detected. Your build may be ...
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GNU Octave 4.0.0 - compiling from souce - error messages - your opinion?

I have been trying to install Octave 4.0.0 on Ubuntu 14.04. During the compiling there were some messages that something is missing on my computer in order to run Octave with all it's normal features. ...
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checkinstall / make does not work for the program razercfg that I wish to install

My goal is to change my mouse DPI. So any less frustrating solution is also welcome. I've already searched and read through the other topics about razercfg & many others trying to figure out how ...
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Unable to install tp_smapi 0.41 on Thinkpad T500

I have downloaded tp_smapi module for my Thinkpad T500 using the steps in ThinkWiki and ran make. it encountered no errors root@Forge:/storage/Repository/git/tp_smapi# make install HDAPS=1 FORCE_IO=1 ...
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ERROR in netcdf Installation

user@user-HP-PC:~/Downloads/netcdf-4.3.3.1$ make check Making check in include make[1]: Entering directory `/home/user/Downloads/netcdf-4.3.3.1/include' make[1]: Nothing to be done for `check'. make[1]...
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Compiler errors during install of rstan in R

I tried installing rstan, a package for R for MCMC sampling, which requires compilation to work. Sadly make and the compiler fail during the install with a very long error message of which I post only ...
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Permission Denied error in make [duplicate]

I'm trying to build the macchina.io. When I run the command make -s -j8 DEFAULT_TARGET=shared_release it gives me the error of permission denied.
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How to specify to install libraries to /usr/local/

I'm trying to configure and install an application and library package. The package is this. I followed the instructions and it installed fine, and I'm able to run the binary from the src directory, ...
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Error when using command 'make'

I get error whenever I'm trying to 'make' file, I did this before I typed 'make': tar xjf xarchiver-0.5.4.tar.bz2 cd ./xarchiver-0.5.4 ./configure Configure command: thomas@thomas-pc:~/...
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Bind the make command to a shortcut

I use Emacs under Ubuntu. I would like to bind the make command to a shortcut, so that makefile could be launched. If the compilation fails, I would the error message to be shown in a sub-window or ...
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Error while compiling softwares using make: cannot find -lXm, -lXt, -lX11

make compilation showing errors like /usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lXm /usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lXt /usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lX11 collect2: error: ld returned 1 exit status make[1]: *** [candle] Error ...
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missing library when running make?

I am trying to install a program on my machine (running Ubuntu 12.04), but I get the following error when I run make: Starting build... Working Directory : /home/laptop/mplabs_test Build Type :...
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No targets specified and no makefile found in Nominatim installation

I'm trying to setting up my own OpenStreetMap server and i followed the official tutorial in Wikipedia and one other tutorial. First i clone Nominatim from GIT and i build it by taping : cd ...
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OCSP Responder (openca-ocspd) won't make

OCSP Responder is giving me a lot of grief. I've tried installing it from OpenCA, but it encounters an error at make. configure goes fine, and when I do make, it ends like this: Making all in docs ...
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How to remove error 127 after make command

I am installing olsrd for one of my project on ad-hoc network and not able to proceed further due to the following error:- yuvraj@yuvi-PC ~/olsrd-0.6.8 $ make [BISON] src/cfgparser/oparse.c /bin/sh: ...
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Not able to make successfully - undefined reference to symbol 'XCreateBitmapFromData'

/usr/bin/ld: ../bin/libanttweakbar.a(TwMgr.cpp.o): undefined reference to symbol 'XCreateBitmapFromData' /usr/lib/gcc/x86_64-linux-gnu/4.8/../../../x86_64-linux-gnu/libX11.so: error adding symbols: ...
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Error using the make command with RTL8273AE-BT driver

This is the error I'm getting. I'm assuming that it's because the driver is for a previous version of Ubuntu, but unfortunately it's the newest version of the driver I can find. The driver is for my ...
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`make` does not work on `dbus-glib-0.104`

My system is Ubuntu 14.10, I used make on other packages minutes before this, so in general it is working. My aim is to install xfce4-windowck-plugin-0.2.4 for which I am trying to manually solve the ...
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How to run new added binaries using makefile

I have added some pre-compiled tools for developing ARM into the /home/charlie/bin/ARM directory. When I modify the path by PATH=/home/charlie/bin/ARM:"$PATH" I can execute arm-none-eabi-gcc in the ...
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How to change the default operation of the make command?

I am using the default make command, without a makefile, but I want to add the -g flag to the compilation command by default. How can I do that, without a makefile?
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C Library requires -D_FILE_OFFSET_BITS=64

I've installed binutils 2.24 and gcc 4.8.3 on a 32-bit Ubuntu 14.04.1-desktop-i386.iso I'm trying to install a 32-bit MIPS machine simulator called SYS161. When I run the following: ./configure --...
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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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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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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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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' /home/[myname]/...