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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Install something without make install [closed]

I have been struggling for few days trying to install a software. I'm not actually working on Ubuntu but I think the steps to do are the same. Working on a gentoo (The operating system of the Robot ...
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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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Bash is abnormal in Makefile!

all, I have found that the same Makefile works well in Mac OS X, but does not work in Ubuntu. The snippet is as following: start: @echo $(seperator) @if [[ "$(PROJECT)" == "" ]]; then \ ...
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Makefile:448: *** missing separator. Stop. error

The tutorial I am following is the automake hello world. I am compiling a code using GTK+2 and C language hp@ubuntu:~/amhello$ autoreconf --install configure.ac:2: installing `./install-sh' ...
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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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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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“make” and “make install” never work

I have been trying it from a long time now and this time it got my nerves... The commands make and make install used to install a program from an extracted tar ball never work for some reason... The ...
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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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Unable to create a .ko file in device drivers

make output: make -C /usr/src/linux-headers-3.16.0-30-generic SUBDIRS=/home/azeez/Desktop/modules modules make[1]: Entering directory `/usr/src/linux-headers-3.16.0-30-generic' make[2]: *** No rule ...
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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: ...
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Cannot find classmap.h

When i execute: make modules i get the error: make[1]: Nothing to be done for `all'. make[1]: Nothing to be done for `relocs'. CHK include/generated/uapi/linux/version.h CHK ...
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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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How to install latest cmake version in Linux/Ubuntu from command line?

I am trying to install latest cmake in my linux box and I am always getting the below exception - userName@phx5qa01c-4e23:~/build$ wget http://www.cmake.org/files/v2.8/cmake-2.8.11.tar.gz ...
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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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“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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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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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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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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PHP 5.2.6 make test failling

I need to setup a test environment that runs PHP 5.2.6 but I keep running into problems with the make test script. For testing purpose I am building this setup on a virtual machine running ...
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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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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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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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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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Sorry, the application ld.bfd has stopped unexpectedly

I am making opencv-2.4.11, and when I make, eventually in the make process, I get a pop up saying "Sorry, the application ld.bfd has stopped unexpectedly", and I get a make error(make: ***[all] Error ...
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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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how to apply new kernel configuration created by make menuconfig

I am compiling Raspberry PI kernel and i am asking here because i think it is almost same or similar. while following this step, i want to change some configuration of kernel. So i used make ...
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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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make bochs failed

Ubuntu 14.04 LTS I downloaded bochs-20150317.tar.gz and extracted it to ~/bochs-20150317,then cd ~/bochs-20150317 ./configure -enable-gdb-stub No error for now, but when I entered make Error ...
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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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Running make on mono fails, with corrupted output stream

I have noticed that the output stream is becoming corrupted when I attempt to make Mono from source using Monolite. Here are the commands I have issued so far (starting from my ~/Downloads directory): ...
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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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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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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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Unable to run make menuconfig

When I am using the command make menuconfig, then its showing sharath@sharath:~/openwrt$ make menuconfig Checking 'working-make'... ok. Checking 'case-sensitive-fs'... ok. Checking 'getopt'... ok. ...
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Installing gedit 3.11.2

I am trying to install gedit 3.11.2 from: https://git.gnome.org/browse/gedit for some reason, it does not work on my ubuntu 13.10 the file ./configure is not found. i followed the steps in the ...
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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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autogen.sh script failing with autoreconf2.50: automake failed with exit status: 1

I recently heard about the Maynard desktop, a replacement for LXDE on the Raspberry Pi, and I really liked it. I was just planning on installing it on my Pi, until I found out I could compile it for ...
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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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How to completely remove my Emacs?

I downloaded Emacs source files, and installed it using make. After installing Emacs successfully, I manually removed the downloaded source files to save disk space. Now I want to remove Emacs and 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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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 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 ...