Subject: [libssh2] [ libssh2-Bugs-1816964 ] c compiler cannot create executables on ./configure

[libssh2] [ libssh2-Bugs-1816964 ] c compiler cannot create executables on ./configure

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Date: Sun, 21 Oct 2007 04:57:21 -0700

Bugs item #1816964, was opened at 2007-10-20 11:38
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>Status: Closed
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Priority: 5
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Submitted By: Nobody/Anonymous (nobody)
Assigned to: Nobody/Anonymous (nobody)
Summary: c compiler cannot create executables on ./configure

Initial Comment:
I tried to configure it and got an error

sudo ./configure in /usr/src/libssh2-0.17 directory

checking for gcc... gcc
checking for C compiler default output file name...
configure: error: C compiler cannot create executables
See `config.log' for more details.

in config.log, i found :

Thread model: posix
gcc version 4.1.2 (Ubuntu 4.1.2-0ubuntu4)
configure:3077: $? = 0
configure:3084: gcc -V >&5
gcc: '-V' option must have argument
configure:3087: $? = 1
configure:3110: checking for C compiler default output file name
configure:3137: gcc conftest.c >&5
/usr/bin/ld: crt1.o: No such file: No such file or directory
collect2: ld returned 1 exit status

configure: exit 77



>Comment By: James Housley (jehousley)
Date: 2007-10-21 11:57

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Originator found and fixed his problem.


Comment By: Nobody/Anonymous (nobody)
Date: 2007-10-21 00:19

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Ok I found couples of things missing...
I solved my problem with this :

sudo apt-get install build-essential
sudo aptitude install php5-dev php5-cli php-pear buid-essential
openssl-dev zlib1g-dev

thanks dottedmag



Comment By: Mikhail Gusarov (dottedmag)
Date: 2007-10-20 11:43

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Seems to be a problem with your local setup. Please try to compile some
other software and see whether it works.


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