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Old 10-14-2004, 03:39 PM   #1
Master Fox
Registered: Aug 2004
Location: UK
Distribution: Arch (Duke / Desktop), FreeBSD 6.1 (Home-Dev server)
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error: C preprocessor "/lib/cpp" fails sanity check

umm, right i keep getting this error when i try to install unrealircd, gcc is there + g++ its a server with cpanel one and its a limted account but i dont see why its woudnt work, also /lib/cpp is there also

we dont no what linux box it is, since my friend borught it, it looks like fedora to me but anyway any help heres the config log
./configure --enable-hub --enable-ssl --enable-prefixaq 
--with-listen=5 --with-dpath=/home/ukepeng/Unreal3.2 
--with-sendq=3000000 --with-bufferpool=18 
--with-permissions=0600 -
-with-fd-setsize=1024 --enable-dynamic-linking
checking for gcc... gcc
checking for C compiler default output... 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 if gcc has a working -pipe... yes
checking for rm... /bin/rm
checking for cp... /bin/cp
checking for touch... /bin/touch
checking for openssl... /usr/bin/openssl
checking for install... /usr/bin/install
checking for gmake... gmake
checking for gmake... /usr/bin/gmake
checking for gunzip... /bin/gunzip
checking for pkg-config... /usr/bin/pkg-config
checking for crypt in -ldescrypt... no
checking for crypt in -lcrypt... yes
checking for socket in -lsocket... no
checking for inet_ntoa in -lnsl... yes
checking how to run the C preprocessor... /lib/cpp
configure: error: C preprocessor "/lib/cpp" fails sanity check
make: *** No rule to make target `pem'.  Stop.
just remeber its Fedora i686

Last edited by Master Fox; 10-14-2004 at 05:51 PM.


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