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Old 03-27-2004, 09:23 PM   #1
blakezinho
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./configure error on Red Hat 9


I am trying to compile the new iFolder code from novell and whenever I type ./configure I get the following error:

bash: ./configure: No such file or directory

I have looked all of the internet and have seen people asking the same kind of question, but never a response. I have all of the the latest autmake, autoconf, etc. rpms.

Thanks.
 
Old 03-28-2004, 12:13 AM   #2
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Was it source code or some install code?
Did you cd to the extracted folder?
Did you read the README and INSTALL files in that folder?
Was the first step specified in the INSTALL file the ./configure command?

# Guides to software management
LNAG - How do I install a program I downloaded from the Internet?
Rute Guide's software explanation
You might want to check out CheckInstall to manage source code installations/uninstallation

# Red Hat links
Red Hat Linux Manuals
Get your mp3 support here
Maximum RPM
rpmfind
Easier software management: apt4rpm - Red Carpet
Red Hat 8.0 Tips & Tricks

# Red Hat 7.3 down configuration commands
setup leads to several configuration tools

# Red Hat 7.3 up configuration commands
Configure soundcard:
redhat-config-soundcard
Configure X server:
redhat-config-xfree86
Configure network:
redhat-config-network
Manage software:
redhat-config-packages
Red Hat Linux 8.0 Package Management Tool
Red Hat 9.0 Package Management Tool
Manage users
redhat-config-users

# Handling NTFS
New Technology FileSystem (NTFS) HOWTOs
Linux NTFS project

Last edited by fancypiper; 03-28-2004 at 12:14 AM.
 
Old 03-28-2004, 03:45 PM   #3
blakezinho
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Thanks for the links. I actually realized that there was another .sh file that needed to be run before ./configure would work. Thanks again for the response.
 
  


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