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Dieter Schicker dieter.schicker at
Sun Jan 21 04:40:53 UTC 2007

Did you really enable all repositories in "synaptic"?


Erik Schmidt wrote:
> here's the error I get
> Reading package lists... Done
> Building dependency tree       
> Reading state information... Done
> Package libc6-dev is not available, but is referred to by another
> package.
> This may mean that the package is missing, has been obsoleted, or
> is only available from another source
> However the following packages replace it:
>   libdb2-dev
> E: Package libc6-dev has no installation candidate
> On Sun, 2007-01-21 at 04:46 +0100, Dieter Schicker wrote:
>>> also, I am trying to compile c/c++ code on my machine, but every time a
>>> type cc on a simple .c hello world program, it says "stdio.h is not
>>> found"
>> You have to install package "libc6-dev". In a console type "sudo apt-get
>> install libc6-dev".
>> In your code you have to import "stdio.h" bei uttering
>> #import <stdio.h>
>> Cheers
>> Didi
>>> any help appreciated
>>> I apologize if this is the incorrect list to post this question
>>> TIA

Dieter Schicker
Server- und Netzwerkadministration, Applikationsentwicklung, Lehre
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Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz
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Student of Computer Science
Graz University of Technology
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