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April 3rd, 2009, 12:40 PM
I am a newbie to ubuntu and to ubuntuforums.com
I am trying to install simplescalar simulator
Hence, while installing simpleutils-990811, i am encountering the following error messages

make[3]: Entering directory `/home/sjaya/simplescalar/simpleutils-990811/binutils'
/bin/sh ./../ylwrap "bison -y" arparse.y y.tab.c arparse.c y.tab.h arparse.h -- -d
*** %n in writable segment detected ***
bison: subsidiary program `m4' failed
make[3]: *** [arparse.c] Error 1
make[3]: Leaving directory `/home/sjaya/simplescalar/simpleutils-990811/binutils'
make[2]: *** [all-recursive] Error 1
make[2]: Leaving directory `/home/sjaya/simplescalar/simpleutils-990811/binutils'
make[1]: *** [all-recursive-am] Error 2
make[1]: Leaving directory `/home/sjaya/simplescalar/simpleutils-990811/binutils'
make: *** [all-binutils] Error 2

I've already installed bison, m4 and flex. I am following the simplescalar installation instructions by Prof.Narahari at

Need ur help!