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Old 07-01-2010, 11:49 AM   #1
nova2926
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Can anyone help with this error? /usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lXext


I am trying to install some software to view/manipulate N-body simulations, Tipsy, and am getting this error: /usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lXext
collect2: ld returned 1 exit status

Can anyone tell me what is happening?
 
Old 07-01-2010, 12:02 PM   #2
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Hi,

You didn't say your distro, but it looks like you miss the libXext-devel package

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Old 07-01-2010, 12:05 PM   #3
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Thanks that worked.
 
  


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