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Hi, I'm a beginner in the big linux world. My only experience with linux is telnetting to a shell, to install Eggdrop.
No I am going to install some packages. They are in gunzip format(tar.gz). No problem to pack them up. I run the "tar -zxvf" command, then going in to the new directory. Then it's time to run the ./configure, make, and make install commands. This is here the problems comes up.
When I run the ./configure command, this message is showing up.
checking for a BSD-compatible install... /usr/bin/install -c
checking whether build environment is sane... yes
checking for gawk... gawk
checking whether make sets $(MAKE)... no
checking for g++... no
checking for c++... no
checking for gpp... no
checking for aCC... no
checking for CC... no
checking for cxx... no
checking for cc++... no
checking for cl... no
checking for FCC... no
checking for KCC... no
checking for RCC... no
checking for xlC_r... no
checking for xlC... no
checking for C++ compiler default output file name... configure: error: C++ compiler cannot create executables
See `config.log' for more details.
I'm running Suse 9.1. This message is showing up every time I run the ./configure command. In ROOT mode too.