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Old 09-15-2003, 04:40 PM   #1
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I'm trying to install smoothdock.. but I am missing files... Here's what I get when i try to ./configure

[ben@localhost ksmoothdock-3.1.4]$ ./configure --prefix=/ben
loading cache ./config.cache
checking host system type... i686-pc-linux-gnu
checking target system type... i686-pc-linux-gnu
checking build system type... i686-pc-linux-gnu
checking for a BSD compatible install... /usr/bin/install -c
checking for -p flag to install... yes
checking whether build environment is sane... yes
checking whether make sets ${MAKE}... yes
checking for working aclocal-1.4... found
checking for working autoconf... found
checking for working automake-1.4... found
checking for working autoheader... found
checking for working makeinfo... found
checking for gcc... gcc
checking whether the C compiler (gcc ) works... yes
checking whether the C compiler (gcc ) is a cross-compiler... no
checking whether we are using GNU C... yes
checking whether gcc accepts -g... yes
checking how to run the C preprocessor... gcc -E
checking for c++... no
checking for g++... no
checking for gcc... gcc
checking whether the C++ compiler (gcc ) works... no
configure: error: installation or configuration problem: C++ compiler cannot create executables.
[ben@localhost ksmoothdock-3.1.4]$

I'm obviously missing everything where it says "no"... can someone give me links to rpms of the files i am missing... I would appreciate sooo much >_>... and PLEASE give me rpm's if you can... bc... I am a big ol'
Old 09-15-2003, 06:08 PM   #2
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Fire up your terminal and type:
urpmi g++

That should do the work for you. If not, you should be able to locate the gcc-g++ RPM(s) on your install CD(s).



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