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Old 06-19-2003, 09:10 AM   #1
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crt1.o / glibc-devel


I just installed Slackware 9.0 on an old laptop. I tried to keep it small but I need gcc C and Ada95 compilers. Whenever trying to compile simple things I always get an error: can't open crt1.o, no such file or dir. Now some kind soul advised me to install the glibc-devel-package, which I cannot find on any Slackware-server (or cd). Any ideas? Which Slackware-package is crt1.0 part of?

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Old 06-19-2003, 09:57 AM   #2
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Well, Slackware makes the glibc package contain both the normal files and the -devel files, so you have them installed.

Unfortunatly, some programs still wont recognize them, and I have had similar problems.

Im not sure if thats where the crt1.0 file actually is though.
Old 06-19-2003, 12:51 PM   #3
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But how did you solve the problems ?

I still didn't manage to compile even hello world - but I don't want to give up Slackware...

Old 07-26-2003, 02:28 PM   #4
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Yes, even this simple program gens the crt1.o error:

#include <stdio.h>

int main()
printf("Hello world");
return 0;

additionally, stdio.h gens all kinds of errors, don't know why,...

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