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Hi i am trying to install an applicaiton and i get the following error for ./configure ./configure configuring ImageMagick 6.4.4 checking build system type... armv6l-unknown-linux-gnueabi checking host system type... armv6l-unknown-linux-gnueabi ...
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    error while ./configure


    Hi

    i am trying to install an applicaiton and i get the following error for ./configure

    ./configure
    configuring ImageMagick 6.4.4
    checking build system type... armv6l-unknown-linux-gnueabi
    checking host system type... armv6l-unknown-linux-gnueabi
    checking target system type... armv6l-unknown-linux-gnueabi
    checking whether build environment is sane... yes
    checking for a BSD-compatible install... config/install-sh -c
    checking for a thread-safe mkdir -p... config/install-sh -c -d
    checking for gawk... no
    checking for mawk... no
    checking for nawk... no
    checking for awk... awk
    checking whether make sets $(MAKE)... no
    checking for gcc... /usr/local/bin
    checking for C compiler default output file name...
    configure: error: in `/home/user/MyDocs/imagemagick/ImageMagick':
    configure: error: C compiler cannot create executables
    See `config.log' for more details.

    can anyone please tell me what i need to install to get rid of this error??

    thanks
    unnati

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    Try installing libc6-devel or glibc-devel and see if that pulls other packages you need for C development.

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    Hi i get the following error message for
    sudo apt-get install libc6-dev


    The following packages have unmet dependencies:
    libc6-dev: Depends: libc6 (= 2.5.0-1osso7) but 2.5.0-1osso9 is to be installed
    E: Broken packages

    any suggestions?

    thanks

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    Try the following
    Code:
    apt-get update
    apt-get -f install
    apt-get install libc6-dev

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