Share your knowledge at the LQ Wiki.
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Slackware
User Name
Slackware This Forum is for the discussion of Slackware Linux.


  Search this Thread
Old 04-13-2004, 03:39 PM   #1
Registered: Jan 2004
Distribution: Slackware 9.1 SUSE 9.0
Posts: 131

Rep: Reputation: 15
makeing GCC++ make exexcutables

I ran a configure to install wxWidgets and i get this

checking whether the C++ compiler (c++ ) works... no
configure: error: installation or configuration problem: C++ compiler cannot cre ate executables.

I am runing GCC 3.3.3
is there a way to fix this?
Old 04-13-2004, 04:35 PM   #2
Registered: Aug 2003
Location: Edinburgh, Scotland
Distribution: Gentoo
Posts: 246

Rep: Reputation: 30
It may be that it is trying to execute 'c++'. On my system /usr/bin/c++ is a symlink to /etc/alternatives/c++ which is itself a symlink to /usr/bin/g++-3.3.2. You may have the g++ executable but just need to symlink it to c++.


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
gcc? make? hm? MagicMaxi Linux - Newbie 2 10-09-2005 11:35 AM
gcc and installing with make... thedp Linux - Software 16 09-26-2004 01:52 PM
gcc, make...where from? Sul Linux - Newbie 1 08-07-2004 10:29 AM
'Make' needs 'Gcc' to compile but 'Gcc' needs 'Make'??? Qwirt Linux - Software 1 07-14-2004 10:54 PM
Make / gcc problems satinet Slackware 5 06-24-2004 10:49 AM > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Slackware

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:00 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