LinuxQuestions.org
Visit Jeremy's Blog.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Non-*NIX Forums > Programming
User Name
Password
Programming This forum is for all programming questions.
The question does not have to be directly related to Linux and any language is fair game.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 10-29-2005, 07:13 AM   #1
blastradius
Member
 
Registered: Oct 2004
Location: Cheshire, England
Distribution: Debian Stable
Posts: 269

Rep: Reputation: 39
problems compiling with Kdevelop


Newbie question alert!

When trying to compile a C++ program using Kdevelop i get the following error:-

checking for working makeinfo... missing
checking for C++ compiler default output file name...
configure: error: C++ compiler cannot create executables
See `config.log' for more details.
*** Exited with status: 77 ***

I have no such problems with Anjuta but would prefer to use Kdevelop. I've noticed that Kdevelop compiles with the C++ compiler whereas Anjuta refers to the compiler as g++, is this the problem and how can i change the setting in Kdevelop.

Thanks

Eric
 
Old 10-29-2005, 11:59 PM   #2
Tinkster
Moderator
 
Registered: Apr 2002
Location: earth
Distribution: slackware by choice, others too :} ... android.
Posts: 23,067
Blog Entries: 11

Rep: Reputation: 926Reputation: 926Reputation: 926Reputation: 926Reputation: 926Reputation: 926Reputation: 926Reputation: 926
ls -l `which c++`
will tell you that those two compilers are one and the same
by a different name.

Often an environment setting regarding compiler or linker
flags can cause the configure scripts test to fail, check the
output of env on your system, and check whether you've
got something set/turned on within KDevelop; if yes, see
what happens if you disable/unset it.



Cheers,
Tink
 
  


Reply


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
compiling kdevelop merchtemeagle Linux - Software 2 03-16-2005 01:33 PM
Problems compiling QMake applications in KDevelop kamransoomro84 Programming 1 09-28-2004 02:49 PM
compiling in kdevelop shyam_d_sundar Linux - Software 1 05-06-2004 04:11 AM
Problem compiling KDevelop 3 stonehurstX11 Linux - Software 7 03-13-2004 10:30 AM
errors compiling c++ in kdevelop adriaanbw Programming 2 09-13-2003 07:26 AM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Non-*NIX Forums > Programming

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:16 AM.

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