In working on installing Cab Extract, Install Problem

Wade Smart wade at
Thu Nov 10 01:43:23 UTC 2005

11092005 1940 GMT-5

I was going to install gcc but I see that I already have gcc-4.0-base 
installed. Dont I have the compiler?


Wade Smart wrote:
> 11092005 1927 GMT-5
> Im installing Cabextract and I ran into a little problem:
> wadesmart at wadesmart:~/Downloads/Applications$ cd cabextract-1.1
> wadesmart at wadesmart:~/Downloads/Applications/cabextract-1.1$ ./configure
> checking for a BSD-compatible install... /usr/bin/install -c
> checking whether build environment is sane... yes
> checking for gawk... no
> checking for mawk... mawk
> checking whether make sets $(MAKE)... no
> checking for gcc... no
> checking for cc... no
> checking for cc... no
> checking for cl... no
> configure: error: no acceptable C compiler found in $PATH
> See `config.log' for more details.
> wadesmart at wadesmart:~/Downloads/Applications/cabextract-1.1$
> Am I reading this to mean I need to install a C compiler.
> Wade

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