[colug-432] [re]building procps
philipfarris at gmail.com
Fri May 10 14:28:44 EDT 2013
Glad it worked out!!
I have been wanting to do a complete "roll your own" build for a while now
as a learning tool. Gentoo is amazing but I would think nothing would
compare to building from scratch to get exactly what YOU want.
On Fri, May 10, 2013 at 1:58 PM, Judd Montgomery <judd at jpilot.org> wrote:
> I just downloaded procps-3.2.8 onto ubuntu 12.04 and built it. I had to
> install libcurses5-dev.
> On 05/10/2013 01:12 PM, Rick Troth wrote:
> > 'make' is GNU Make and is 3.82.
> > But ... great suggestion! ... I've had other packages with an allergy
> > to newer 'make'. I keep 3.79.1 around for that. Will give it a try.
> > On Fri, May 10, 2013 at 12:44 PM, FiL Farris <philipfarris at gmail.com>
> >> I may be taking care of my daily "what the $@#! is he babbling about"
> >> statement of the day here but what version of make are you using? I
> had a
> >> SIMILAR problem in the past and the version of make ended up being the
> >> cause.
> >> On Thu, May 9, 2013 at 9:46 PM, Rick Troth <rmt at casita.net> wrote:
> >>> Has anyone built PROCPS recently?
> >>> On my home-brew systems, I've had trouble getting the package to
> >>> compile for more than a year. At this point, I really want to get
> >>> some clean-room fresh builds, so I don't want to carry forward an old
> >>> build.
> >>> I've tried a range of releases (of the source, for which a dozen older
> >>> releases are still available on the SF site for the project ... atta
> >>> boys well deserved). With most of the older (3.1.x) I get linker
> >>> errors starting with missing "Hertz".
> >>> --
> >>> -- R; <><
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