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    gcc issue, can't compile...


    I installed gcc using YaST2 and thought all was honky dory. However, I can't compile and c-files. When I try to compile in bash I get.

    hello.c:1:20: fatal error: stdio.h: File doesn't exist.
    compilation terminated.

    which gcc gives:
    /usr/bin/gcc



    I'm not used to compile stuff in the terminal..? If anyone could help me or point me in the right direction.

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    It looks like you haven't got the header files installed.

    To install a development environment in openSUSE (in 11.n anyway) you would open the Yast software installer and change the filter to patterns and then selecting and installing the C/C++ development pattern. You could do the same from the command line using the command
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    zypper install -t pattern devel_C_C++
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    Quote Originally Posted by elija View Post
    It looks like you haven't got the header files installed.

    To install a development environment in openSUSE (in 11.n anyway) you would open the Yast software installer and change the filter to patterns and then selecting and installing the C/C++ development pattern. You could do the same from the command line using the command
    Code:
    zypper install -t pattern devel_C_C++
    Hi and thanks!

    I'm not sure o what I did wrong, but I have a hunch that it has something to do with the fact that I was under the influence of some alcoholic beverages. I tried a hello world today and it worked like a charm.

    Patterns you say, I'm not sure I should tinker further, but I checked some c/c++ package. Now YaST is dl:ing loads of stuff. Hope it comes in handy.

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