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Old 02-02-2004, 10:08 PM   #1
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ProFTPd erron on the "./configure"


I am trying to install ProFTPd on SuSE 9.0 and when i go to configure it i get this error

checking build system type... i686-pc-linux-gnu
checking host system type... i686-pc-linux-gnu
checking target system type... i686-pc-linux-gnu
checking for gcc... no
checking for cc... no
checking for cc... no
checking for cl... no
configure: error: no acceptable C compiler found in $PATH

I have been looking for an answer but just cant get one that helps, so i needed to ask.

Thank Yall
Old 02-02-2004, 10:10 PM   #2
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well i don't know how suse's packaging system works, so all i can really say is, check and see if gcc is installed ...
if it is not, then you will have to install it ...
Old 02-02-2004, 11:39 PM   #3
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Well, from looking at your error messages...yes, you need gcc installed in order to compile.



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