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Old 08-19-2003, 06:42 PM   #1
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installing from a source tar.gz

Whenever I try to install a tar.gz file from the sourcecode with ./configure. I get the message "checking for gcc... no
checking for cc... no
checking for cc... no
checking for cl... no
configure: error: no acceptable cc found in $PATH"
what should I do?
Old 08-19-2003, 07:03 PM   #2
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Can you give me the output of "whereis gcc"?
Old 08-23-2003, 05:43 PM   #3
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It's looking for the gcc compiler,You can install it from your cd's. go to install software and search in files for gcc and it should find it for you .


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