Re: Compiling under Mandrake 8.2

From: F J Franklin (
Date: Fri May 10 2002 - 05:07:10 EDT

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    On 9 May 2002, mike woods wrote:
    > I have tried gmake and make both and Mandrake reports that there is no
    > such directory and also something about make command not found. I used
    > the script just like you have below from your web page and I tried make
    > & gmake both with the same results. Everything unpacked in the below
    > listed directories so I'm not sure what's going on. Hope you can help...
    > Thanks Mike
    > 1. gunzip -c abiword-[...].tar.gz | tar xvf -
    > 2. cd abiword-[...]/abi
    > 3. su (and become root)
    > 4. make UNIX_CAN_BUILD_STATIC=0 (add ABI_OPT_GNOME=1 for gnome
    > support) install

    (1) Please try without "install".
    (2) Please report error messages verbatim...

    Regards, Frank

    Francis James Franklin

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