Where are the basic include files?

Nils Kassube kassube at gmx.net
Thu Nov 1 15:49:44 UTC 2007

bill purvis wrote:
> I've been running Ubuntu for several days now and have finally got
> around to tryint to recompile one of my programs. Shock! No sign
> of basic things like /usr/include/stdio.h   ????
> I've looked through the synaptic database and can't see anything
> like   libc6-dev.
> Afterthought: just tried
> apt-get install libc6-dev
> and it is downloading it as I write. Where should I have looked
> in Synaptic? Not under Development or Base.

In Synaptic search for -dev in package names.


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