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Old 08-13-2005, 04:41 AM   #1
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octave install problem.

mandrake 10.0

i have problem opn installing octave software.

[root@localhost octave-2.9.3]# ./configure
checking build system type... i686-pc-linux-gnu
checking host system type... i686-pc-linux-gnu
checking for gcc... gcc
checking for C compiler default output file name... a.out
checking whether the C compiler works... yes
checking whether we are cross compiling... no
checking for suffix of executables...
checking for suffix of object files... o
checking whether we are using the GNU C compiler... yes
checking whether gcc accepts -g... yes
checking for gcc option to accept ANSI C... none needed
checking how to run the C preprocessor... gcc -E
checking for egrep... grep -E
checking for AIX... no
checking for ANSI C header files... yes
checking for sys/types.h... yes
checking for sys/stat.h... yes
checking for stdlib.h... yes
checking for string.h... yes
checking for memory.h... yes
checking for strings.h... yes
checking for inttypes.h... yes
checking for stdint.h... yes
checking for unistd.h... yes
checking minix/config.h usability... no
checking minix/config.h presence... no
checking for minix/config.h... no
checking for library containing strerror... none required
defining man1dir to be $(mandir)/man1
defining man1ext to be .1
defining infofile to be $(infodir)/
defining octincludedir to be $(includedir)/octave-$(version)
defining fcnfiledir to be $(datadir)/octave/$(version)/m
defining localfcnfiledir to be $(datadir)/octave/site/m
defining localapifcnfiledir to be $(datadir)/octave/site/$(apiversion)/m
defining localverfcnfiledir to be $(datadir)/octave/$(version)/site/m
defining localfcnfilepath to be $(localverfcnfiledir)//:$(localapifcnfiledir)//:$(localfcnfiledir)//
defining octlibdir to be $(libdir)/octave-$(version)
defining archlibdir to be $(libexecdir)/octave/$(version)/exec/$(canonical_host_type)
defining localarchlibdir to be $(libexecdir)/octave/site/exec/$(canonical_host_type)
defining localverarchlibdir to be $(libexecdir)/octave/$(version)/site/exec/$(canonical_host_type)
defining octfiledir to be $(libexecdir)/octave/$(version)/oct/$(canonical_host_type)
defining localoctfiledir to be $(libexecdir)/octave/site/oct/$(canonical_host_type)
defining localapioctfiledir to be $(libexecdir)/octave/site/oct/$(apiversion)/$(canonical_host_type)
defining localveroctfiledir to be $(libexecdir)/octave/$(version)/site/oct/$(canonical_host_type)
defining localoctfilepath to be $(localveroctfiledir)//:$(localapioctfiledir)//:$(localoctfiledir)//
defining fcnfilepath to be .:$(localoctfilepath):$(localfcnfilepath):$(octfiledir)//:$(fcnfiledir)//
defining imagedir to be $(datadir)/octave/$(version)/imagelib
defining imagepath to be .:$(imagedir)//
defining __NO_MATH_INLINES avoids buggy GNU libc exp function
checking for g++... g++
checking whether we are using the GNU C++ compiler... yes
checking whether g++ accepts -g... yes
checking how to run the C++ preprocessor... g++ -E
checking for C++ support for new friend template declaration... yes
checking if C++ library is ISO compliant... yes
checking for nm... nm
checking C++ ABI version used by g++... gnu_v3
checking for gcc... (cached) gcc
checking whether we are using the GNU C compiler... (cached) yes
checking whether gcc accepts -g... (cached) yes
checking for gcc option to accept ANSI C... (cached) none needed
checking how to run the C preprocessor... gcc -E
checking whether gcc needs -traditional... no
checking whether gcc accepts -mieee-fp... yes
adding -mieee-fp to XTRA_CFLAGS
checking whether g++ accepts -mieee-fp... yes
adding -mieee-fp to XTRA_CXXFLAGS
checking whether g++ prepends an underscore to external names... no
checking for sin in -lm... yes
checking for gzclearerr in -lz... yes
checking zlib.h usability... yes
checking zlib.h presence... yes
checking for zlib.h... yes
checking for H5Pcreate in -lhdf5... no
checking fftw3.h usability... no
checking fftw3.h presence... no
checking for fftw3.h... no
checking for glp_lpx_simplex in -lglpk... no
checking for MPI_Init in -lmpi... no
checking for IEEE 754 data format... yes
checking for ranlib... ranlib
checking for g77... no
checking for f77... no
checking for xlf... no
checking for frt... no
checking for pgf77... no
checking for fort77... no
checking for fl32... no
checking for af77... no
checking for f90... no
checking for xlf90... no
checking for pgf90... no
checking for epcf90... no
checking for f95... no
checking for fort... no
checking for xlf95... no
checking for ifc... no
checking for efc... no
checking for pgf95... no
checking for lf95... no
checking for gfortran... no
checking whether we are using the GNU Fortran 77 compiler... no
checking whether accepts -g... no
checking for f2c... no
configure: WARNING: in order to build octave, you must have a compatible
configure: WARNING: Fortran compiler or f2c installed and in your path.
configure: error: See the file INSTALL for more information.
[root@localhost octave-2.9.3]#

so which one should i install for proper config.
Old 08-13-2005, 12:40 PM   #2
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i think you want the gcc-f77 package. Might also be called g77. should be an rpm on your cds


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