C compiler cannot create executables

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C compiler cannot create executables

Postby Red-guy » 2007-01-07 06:32

I am trying to install/configure WINE....downloaded the source from wineHQ and when I tried to configure I get as follows:

Computer:/home/user/Desktop/wine-0.9.28# ./configure
checking build system type... x86_64-unknown-linux-gnu
checking host system type... x86_64-unknown-linux-gnu
checking whether make sets $(MAKE)... yes
checking for gcc... gcc -m32
checking for C compiler default output file name...
configure: error: C compiler cannot create executables


OK, what did I (am I) doing wrong?

AMD-64 Athlon3000+
512 RAM
linux-2.19.1
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Postby frenchninja » 2007-01-07 06:44

I see you are on AMD64

Try apt-get install libc6-dev-amd64 and see what happens

Similar error for an Ubuntu user on AMD64 trying to compile Wine here
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Postby Red-guy » 2007-01-07 06:59

OK, seems it should be libc6-dev-i386
Thank-you kindly...it is now working...so far.:-)
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