boost filesystem library files can not be linked

Nils Kassube kassube at
Tue Jun 15 04:31:00 UTC 2010

Peng Yu wrote:
> My ubuntu is 10.04. boost was installed from apt-get.

What exactly did you install? I can't find a package "boost".

> I compiled the following code. But the library is not available to
> link. I don't find where the library files are. Do I need to install
> some other package in order to get the libraries?

If you want to compile your own code, you usually need to install the 
appropriate -dev packages. I suppose you need libboost-dev in this case, 
maybe others as well.


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