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rock freak
October 17th, 2005, 10:01 PM
Hi there guys just got ubuntu installed again at last. downloaded gcc but the include files havnt downloaded. And i cant for the life of me rember the package that they are in on the repositry system can anyone rember/find out (ie look at there include folder and open stdio.h to see what package it came in!!!)

Anything will be welcome

Cheers guys

October 17th, 2005, 10:18 PM
sudo apt-get install build-essential

May do it... :KS

rock freak
October 17th, 2005, 10:36 PM
nope didnt do it :(

cheers all the same through any other ideas i know i downloaded a package frm the system repositires last time but cant rember waht it is called (sorry if spelling is wrong)


October 17th, 2005, 11:15 PM
If you post your command line and output we could probably help more.

rock freak
October 17th, 2005, 11:19 PM
it said could not find build-essentail package

October 17th, 2005, 11:51 PM
It is build-essential not build-essentail.

Swap your I and A at the end and try again...

rock freak
October 18th, 2005, 12:12 AM
damn my spelling!!....

Cheers for pointing that out to me :) :KS

and yes it has worked hurrah!! like they say more then one way to skin a cat

cheers again

October 18th, 2005, 12:17 AM
Pleased to be of service...

now if only someone could fix my zope problem...