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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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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Upgrade IBus 1.5.11 Ubuntu 14.04 LTS FAIL make ibus-engine-switch

I need to help my problem. I want to upgrade IBus 1.5.5 ubuntu 14.04 to version 1.5.11 for installing android studio. And I was download IBus from sources. I got problem to installing the package. I ...
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Why does compiling the Linux kernel cause Ubuntu to freeze?

I need help figuring out how compiling the Linux kernel causes Ubuntu to freeze. I'm trying to cross-compile the Linux kernel for the ZedBoard. It is a Zynq-7000 ARM architecture. When I compile, it ...
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Found 'solutions' to “cannot find -lcrypto” are not working for me

I am forced to install Ubuntu in order to install https://github.com/znort987/blockparser However, when running make I am encountering this: lnk -- parser /usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lcrypto ...
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GCC --disable-nls, --enable-languages, --without-headers Unrecognized

I'm trying to make a bash script that will install a gcc cross-compiler for i686-elf on a Debian computer, but I keep getting the same error: configure: creating ./config.status config.status: ...
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I need help with an error I keep getting while trying to install MIT's scheme with Ubuntu 14.04

So I run the top command and all goes well until I get the error message at the end, and then I try to compile the microcode and I just can't get it to work. Any help would be greatly appreciated. ...
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controlling library_names and dlname config vars in .la file during build process

In a given build process (which I wasn't involved with till now) that includes a few libraries, the make command generates an .la file, where the .so numbering is always 0 and 0.0.0 (i.e. ...
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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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Emacs installation from tar file fails on make [Ubuntu 14.04]

I am trying to install Emacs 24.5 on Ubuntu 14.04 by following this guide. I have downloaded Emacs 24.5 package from FTP and proceeded with ./configure which ran ok, but after running make getting ...
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Find how does make call g++ when building

I downloaded a program that in order to install it i have to execute the following commands: cmake .. make sudo make install The problem is that i am trying to customize the building flags without ...
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Not able to install VLC program from .tar.xz file

I successfully uncompressed the .tar.xz file and then I also ran the ./configure command and I think it also worked. But the problem comes when I try to execute make command. The given INSTALL file ...
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Error while installing Dislocker on Xubuntu

I'm not expert in Linux. However I tried to install dislocker to be able to read my data locked on a windows that doesn't want to start anymore. The drive is protected by BitLocker. Here is what I get ...
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Where is src/make?

I'm Confused. I need to run a program (see This previous question for details) and the instructions says "you can typically use the Makefile.mpi or Makefile.serial files in src/MAKE by typing one of ...
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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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“fatal error: gtk/gtk.h: No such file or directory” using make

I am trying to use make command to build. I am following this. I am compiling a code using GTK+2 and C language hp@ubuntu:~/amhello$ make make all-recursive make[1]: Entering directory ...
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Missing asm/types.h file

I have been trying to compile a very old program actual meant for Kernel I previously had an issue Missing Modversions.h which is solved now, but there is another issue. In file included from ...
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Try install RT3290 wifi driver

When I run sudo make install, this what I get: make -C /home/izzaldin/Desktop/DPO_RT3290_LinuxSTA_V2600_20120508/os/linux -f Makefile.6 install mkdir: cannot create directory ‘/etc/Wireless’: File ...
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How to chain make command with git clone? [duplicate]

I want to automate pulling git repo and building that repo unattended. Is there any way I can clone repository and run make immediately after running git clone? Something like: git clone << ...
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Make compiler options

I am running a 32 bit machine with Ubuntu 14.04. When I execute make to generate a C++ compiled file (gcc-4.8.4), I get error messages saying that make: c: option not found and make: O: option not ...
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Getting an error when using 'make' command (installing aircrack-ng on Ubuntu 12.04)

I followed these instructions. I edited the common.mak file successfully and when I ran make I get this error: mohd-arafat-hossain@TUD:~/aircrack-ng-1.1$ make make -C src all make[1]: Entering ...
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./configure doesn't make makefile

I'm trying to install GTKTerm on my 12.04 LTS distribution. I read the INSTALL file for install the software. First I run ./configure, no errors are shown, but there is not the makefile, so when I ...
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how to configure: error: C compiler cannot create executables [duplicate]

I'm installing Gawk-3.1.3 and used ./configure --prefix=/usr --libexecdir=/usr/lib and the output was this or this checking for a BSD-compatible install... ./install-sh -c checking whether build ...
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How to install flexlay editor

I have got problem with installing program named flexlay editor. when I type ./configure there not making makefile. message from configure shell script: checking for a BSD-compatible install... ...
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ALFA AWUS036NH driver

hello everyone i have a question about ALFA AWUS036NH network adapter, i tried this link: How do I install drivers for the Alfa AWUS036H USB wireless adapter? but when i do: make i get these ...
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Build STP to use Klee gives error

I am trying to install KLEE following the steps given here: http://klee.github.io/build-llvm34/ I am using it on 12.04. The error happens at this step: $ cmake -DBUILD_SHARED_LIBS:BOOL=OFF ...
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I am installing Wifi driver but error on make in Ubuntu 15.10

ghost@ghost:~/Desktop$ cd DPO_MT7601U_LinuxSTA_3.0.0.4_20130913 ghost@ghost:~/Desktop/DPO_MT7601U_LinuxSTA_3.0.0.4_20130913$ make make -C tools make[1]: Entering directory ...
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I installed a program by getting its source code, and then running `sudo make install`; how to make `apt-get` know about it?

I installed program (call it, for example,progA) by building it from source code, and then finally calling sudo make install and sudo ldconfig. However, it seems apt-get hasn't gotten the memo, ...
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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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How to uninstall zenmap? [duplicate]

How can I remove zenmap that I installed using this method: bzip2 -cd nmap-7.00.tar.bz2 | tar xvf - cd nmap-7.00 ./configure make sudo make install
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Unable to launch glade 3.18 which I compiled from source

I am running Ubuntu GNOME 15.10 with GNOME 3.18, and I have installed Glade 3.18 for GTK3 by compiling it from source. So once I had unpacked the tarball in my home directory it told me that I needed ...
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Error during Installation tar.bz2

I am trying to install a tar.bz2 package which a Mediatek Bluetooth Driver. The package can be downloaded from here ...
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John The Ripper cuda souce compile Error Makefile:294 & Makefile:185

I am following this guide http://openwall.info/wiki/john/GPU but I get errors Makefile:294 & Makefile:185 Environment: x86_64 DISTRIB_ID=Ubuntu DISTRIB_RELEASE=15.10 DISTRIB_CODENAME=wily ...
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/usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lX11

https://github.com/laazyboy13/linux-csgo-external/issues/6 How do I get it to find libx11-dev? william@william-elementarylinux:~/csgohack$ make Linking CXX executable build/csgo_external /usr/bin/ld: ...
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Where does the command make search for libraries

I wonder if you can tell me the path make command uses to search for libraries and header files, I'm getting these errors posted in my question and I wanna check the path manually. I have Ubuntu ...
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Cannot run make - Bash vs Dash

I am on Ubuntu 14.04. 64 bit. I have a C++ source code with a makefile. As per the provider of the code, all I am supposed to do is to go to root directory for the code and type make, which is ...
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make clean in several subdirectories

I want to clean several (>20) subdirectories with make clean. I thought about someting like this: find ./ -type d -maxdepth 1 | xargs "make clean" but it doesn't work. Could you please help me?
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Wrong version after compilation and installation of qpdf

I tried to install qpdf 5.1.3; the default one is 5.1.1 (I have Ubuntu 14.04). After compiling it from the sourceforge download, version 5.1.1 is installed. The output of /usr/local/bin/qpdf ...
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Error: tcl.h not found (no such file or directory)

I'm trying to install something using the 'make' command, however it gives me the fatal error:tcl.h no such file or directory. I'm new to linux, can anyone help me?
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trouble installing qpdf 5.1.3; unable to infer tagged configuration

I'm trying to install qpdf 5.1.3. The default Ubuntu version is 5.1.1. (I have Ubuntu 14.04.3) After a few tries (I did what was written here: trouble installing qpdf 5.1.3), the end of the output ...
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Help Installing Dante Server From Source

Installing Dante from Source on Ubuntu I was having problems with dante authentication therefore I am trying to install from source based on what this user has said: ...
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cannot install proxychains on kubuntu15.10 through source

I downloaded the his is newest source from github and ./configure and make. This is what I got: fay@kubuntu:~/downloads/proxychains-master$ ./configure Linux done, now run make && make ...
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Linux header build/Makefile

I've done apt-get install linux-headers-$(uname -r). The directory is empty except the build. Inside the build directory, there is a Makefile and I ran make and it complains about ...
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Error while installing tiff-4.0.3

I get the following errors while installing tiff-4.0.3: pranav@pranav-Inspiron-1545:~$ cd dependency/ pranav@pranav-Inspiron-1545:~/dependency$ tar -xvf libtiff4-3.6.0-5.tar.bz2 usr/bin/cygtiff4.dll ...
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Error while building Binutils-2.25 (LFS 5.9 pass 2)

When I try to build binutils, I get the following error make[1]: *** [configure-bfd] Error 1 make[1]: Leaving directory `/mnt/lfs/sources/binutils-build' make: *** [all] Error 2 Here ...
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f77 undefined reference to getgid_

I'm trying to compile a program that came with a Makefile. The makefile uses f77 and it seems that the programs call several f95 intrinsics. When I try to compile I get: plotkit.a(userid.o): In ...
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Trouble installing Clang and LLVM - no uint64_t definition

I ran ./configure, but when I try to make llvm, I get the following error: [ 0%] Building CXX object lib/Support/CMakeFiles/LLVMSupport.dir/APFloat.cpp.o In file included from ...
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How to turn off colored output in GNU make 4.0?

This must have come with Ubuntu Wily...had it already been available in Vivid, I would have noticed it. Though sometimes the colored output of make is a great thing to have, I'd like to have a way of ...
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Compile ATK for arm comes with errors,S.O.S

When I am try to cross compile atk for arm on ubuntu,error happened.I have tested on atk 1.2.4 , atk 1.3.1 and atk 1.26,The error was same,so I think there would be some "problems" on my ...
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ubuntu make file question

I have a little question on a make file, here is the code: KERNEL_VERSION := $(shell uname -r) KERNEL_MODLIB := /lib/modules/$(KERNEL_VERSION) KERNEL_SOURCES := $(shell test -d ...
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undefined reference to `__aeabi_read_tp' while compiling glibc2.15 for arm-linux

CC=arm-linux-gnueabi-gcc ../glibc-2.15/configure --host=arm-linux-gnueabi --prefix=/mnt/us/hunter/glibc --without-tls --enable-kernel=2.6.26 --enable-add-ons=nptl,ports CFLAGS="-O2 -U_FORTIFY_SOURCE ...