[Box Backup] Fedora Core 2 install??
Fri, 31 Dec 2004 17:39:29 +0000
On 31 Dec 2004, at 17:31, Philip Leonard wrote:
> Tried to install boxbackup on a Fedora Core 2 machine but it fails the
> "compiler 1" test. The machine has GCC-3.3.3 on it. I know I'm just
> missing something. What am I missing?
The ./configure command will have output this text:
You do not appear to have the g++ compiler installed. Please fix and
(Tested for C++ compilation and use of standard STL C++ library.)
Some distributions rename the g++ compiler to something including
the version number,
and fail to create a symlink to the expected name. Investigate this
if you believe
you have the C++ compiler installed.
The first thing to do is to check that the gcc C++ compiler package is
installed, and the second is to see if the "g++" executable exists on
> BTW, I have it working fine in server and client mode on a few
> boxes running Gentoo Linux.
It should just be Fedora being funny about the way it installs things.
It seems to be particularly bad about the way it does everything, but I
suppose it's supposed to be a bleeding edge distribution and users
would be disappointed if there was no pain to go with it.