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Old 09-20-2006, 06:51 PM   #1
alar
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C or gcc compiler in Ubuntu


I'm looking under add/remove programming

Under Developer Tools:

Devhelp
Emacs 21
Font Forge
Glade xxx
bunch of K crap

What the ???

I'm looking for a C compiler.
Did I stumble on the wrong OS?

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apt-get is it?
yum?

What is the current tool to do set-up on this environment?

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I'm not usually this crusty, but my goodness is this Linux?

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Go ahead flame away.
At least I'm still trying
 
Old 09-20-2006, 07:03 PM   #2
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sudo aptitude install build-essential
 
Old 09-20-2006, 07:03 PM   #3
alar
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apt-get install gcc

works just fine

Ultimately I was able to install apache 2.2 from source in minutes (after I figured apt-get was the Ubuntu choice)

I'm going to hang around for a while


Now if we could only overcome the root issues

Last edited by alar; 09-20-2006 at 07:56 PM.
 
Old 09-20-2006, 11:08 PM   #4
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Add extra repos and do:
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sudo apt-get install build-essential glade-common glade-gnome emacs21 fontforge devhelp
 
  


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