Share your knowledge at the LQ Wiki.
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.


  Search this Thread
Old 12-19-2007, 11:29 AM   #1
Hugh Jass
Registered: Feb 2005
Location: Manitoba
Distribution: SuSe, PCLinuxOS,Mint,Debian
Posts: 74

Rep: Reputation: 15
Kshowmail source install

After ./configure

checking for X... configure: error: Can't find X libraries. Please check your installation and add the correct paths!
Could someone help here? Am I missing .devel files or what?
Old 12-19-2007, 11:56 AM   #2
LQ Guru
Registered: Nov 2003
Location: N. E. England
Distribution: Fedora, CentOS, Debian
Posts: 16,298

Rep: Reputation: 75
You need to install the xorg devel package (libxorg-x11-devel).


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Manual nvidia install needs kernel source, unable to select source in YOU sirius57 Linux - Hardware 2 12-04-2007 06:11 PM
Can't Run Kshowmail Ingla Linux - Software 0 01-23-2007 12:05 PM
What Distro to use that install binarys and source on install for 64 bit? i0null Linux - Distributions 1 01-16-2007 02:04 PM
Kshowmail (mail checker) in SLED 10 GNOME SChipS Linux - Software 1 10-05-2006 06:46 PM
Mozilla Firebird: binary install or source install? hecresper Slackware 8 08-22-2003 01:46 PM > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:33 PM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration