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  1. #1

    Cannot find make


    I'm new to Linux, now setting up a machine with SuSe 9.1 Personal...
    When trying to install the USB modem driver, using the "make" command gives me an error message, telling me that make is not found.
    I have checked the installation using Yast, it seems that all packages are there... any suggestions?

    Thank you

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    Linux Guru lakerdonald's Avatar
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    Jun 2004
    St. Petersburg, FL
    so the error is something like
    bash : make : command not found
    Cos SuSe 9.1 Personal does not come with make by default

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    Linux Guru dylunio's Avatar
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    Aug 2004
    Ok to install the compileing packages you may need do the following:

    YaST -> Change Source of instalation -> Add -> ftp

    server nmae =

    directory on server = pub/suse/i386/current

    OK, then finnish

    then close down yast


    YaST -> Install and remove software -> filter -> selections

    tick the C/C++ compiler and tools box 9and any other things that take your fancy), then click accept, now you should be able to use the make command;

    hope this helps;

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    Get force-get May The Source Be With You

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