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    [ubuntu] Re: C++ compiler cannot create executables

    Updated : I found an easy to install version packaged as a deb file at: https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/precise/amd64/alien-arena/7.53+dfsg-1.

    So I used my deb package installer which sent it to...
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    [ubuntu] Re: C++ compiler cannot create executables

    I got the source from the Alien Arena web site. I downloaded it as a tar archive.
    specifically because it was there latest 7.53 version and I am obsessed with updates. I just am having trouble...
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    [ubuntu] Re: C++ compiler cannot create executables

    Well,now my ./configure is completing okay. I added the missing libraries. Now however,when I go to "make" I get the following errors:

    "make[1]: Leaving directory...
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    [ubuntu] Re: C++ compiler cannot create executables

    Okay I got build-essential and installed it. More progress seems to be made during the ./configure process.

    Now though when I type "make" I get a message that says "make: *** No targets specified...
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    [ubuntu] Re: C++ compiler cannot create executables

    How do I go about getting that? Thanks.
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    Robert
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    [ubuntu] C++ compiler cannot create executables

    Recently I tried to install a program starting with the command "./configure" . I got an error: "configure:3364: error: C++ compiler cannot create executables".
    What's the deal with that, it's...
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    [SOLVED] Re: NVIDIA driver hang up in 11.10

    Thanks for that pbrane. I have done it and I think it will make my future NVIDIA drivers less of pain. In the meantime, I have finally solved thus far my installation issue. I installed the drivers...
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    [SOLVED] Re: NVIDIA driver hang up in 11.10

    Hi out there. I'm still looking for an answer to my question, posted at the top. I remember fixing it one time by changing runlevels. Is there another way?

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    Robert
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    [ubuntu] Dual Booting from an External Drive

    I recently (and sadly) had to delete my Ubuntu partition from my notebook's main HDD. I was running out of room for Windows7.
    However, what I'd like to do is install Ubuntu to my exteral drive...
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    [SOLVED] Re: NVIDIA driver hang up in 11.10

    Any help out there folks? Even a nibble?
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    Robert
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    [SOLVED] Re: Getting an icon on the desktop

    That worked great. Thank you.

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    Robert
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    [SOLVED] Re: Getting an icon on the desktop

    What I found works for me is to "left" click and drag an icon from the top panel menus.
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    Robert
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    [SOLVED] NVIDIA driver hang up in 11.10

    When I try to install the latest NVIDIA driver in Ocelot, I get the following error:

    mkdir: cannot create directory '/tmp/selfgz493': read-only file system

    I have never gotten such an error...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Getting an icon on the desktop

    Nope, that doesn't do it either, but thanks. I'm using Gnome Classic, and it seems to have lost a certain amount to functionality, much to my dismay.
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    Robert
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    [SOLVED] Re: Getting an icon on the desktop

    I have tried that, but it doesn't seem to work. When I right click on an icon in the menu, it simply launches the program.
    Any further help?
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    Robert
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    [SOLVED] Getting an icon on the desktop

    I use Gnome classic (as opposed to Unity). I would like to put some icons on the desktop. How can I do this? Thanks.
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    [SOLVED] Re: Unity Disappeared and I can't get it back.

    Okay, that appears to have done the trick. Thanks for the help.
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    Robert
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    [SOLVED] Unity Disappeared and I can't get it back.

    My Unity desktop is gone. There is no sidebar, and no upper panel- so no date/time or log out functions. The right side of the top panel has rudimentary menu functions, but that is it.
    I mean I...
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    [SOLVED] Re: no recovery mode for Ocelot

    Thanks. I'm going to try it now. I also wonder why I have to log into 2D Unity. I have just installed NVIDIA's latest driver. Why no 3d Unity? I guess I'll try the above suggestion and see what...
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    [SOLVED] Re: no recovery mode for Ocelot

    Still no recovery text options when I choose this during start up. That's the eastest way for me to get to the command line without booting into graphic Linux. What IS going on!
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    [SOLVED] Re: no recovery mode for Ocelot

    Well, I managered to get a CLI using a alternate install disk. From there I installed my NVIDIA driver. I'm still wondering how I get the Unity desktop, since I was stubbornly using Gnome under...
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    [SOLVED] no recovery mode for Ocelot

    I upgraded to Ocelot from Natty, and I expected the usual driver hassle with my Nvidia drivers. I booted into the "recovery mode" to re-install my Nvidia drivers for the new kernel.
    However, when I...
  23. Thread: Gnome glitches

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    [SOLVED] Re: Gnome glitches

    Wildmanne,
    Thanks for the advice. I've now got Gnome working like it should. I don't, for now, have to resort to Unity (although I may as well spend the weekend learning it).
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    Robert
  24. Thread: Gnome glitches

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    [SOLVED] Gnome glitches

    I'm running Natty on a Sony Vaio VPCF115FM. I use the "classic" GNOME desktop. Gnome, under the previous NVIDIA drivers and under the current version 275.21, is extremely buggy. I don't really know...
  25. [kubuntu] Re: Ubuntu 11.04 64bit, Nvidia Dual Monitor, Creative Sound and Lots of problems

    Enkindlers,

    I used to use one of these X Fi cards. The only solution available at the time was to navigate Creative's drivers and find the lone Linux driver. It worked for my X Fi card and was...
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