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Ritho
April 24th, 2008, 07:44 PM
Am trying to compile a small program I have just downloaded but everytime I key the "make" command I get a reply "command not found"! What could be the problem? Someone help please.:confused:

jocko
April 24th, 2008, 07:46 PM
Am trying to compile a small program I have just downloaded but everytime I key the "make" command I get a reply "command not found"! What could be the problem? Someone help please.:confused:

You'll need to install build-essential. Find it in synaptic or type:

sudo apt-get install build-essentialin a terminal.