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Old 01-31-2010, 04:35 AM   #1
sepidev
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C preprocessor fails sanity check


Hi guys.

Recently, every time I try to compile an app from its source code, after issuing the ./configure command I get this message:

configure: error: C preprocessor "/lib/cpp" fails sanity check
See `config.log' for more details.

I check /lib/cpp but there is not directory named /cpp under /lib

this problem occurs on all source packages.

i use ubuntu ver 9.10
kernel ver 2.6.17
 
Old 01-31-2010, 04:40 AM   #2
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You may not have the C compiler installed.

Install the "build-essential" package.
 
Old 01-31-2010, 07:43 AM   #3
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Welcome to LQ.

sudo apt-get install g++ linux-libc-dev libc6-dev

.. will provide the missing files.

..... Good luck .. .. ..
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Old 02-01-2010, 02:49 AM   #4
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thanx guys.
i tried all these solutions, but no chance.
Eventually i had to reinstall my ubuntu.

but thanx again.
 
  


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