[Gmsh] Compile Error; Platform: Ubuntu Dapper (AMD64)
willemjagter at gmail.com
Tue Oct 17 08:43:03 CEST 2006
My apologies, I didn't include the ML :-).
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From: William Hunter <willemjagter at gmail.com>
Date: 17-Oct-2006 08:35
Subject: Re: [Gmsh] Compile Error; Platform: Ubuntu Dapper (AMD64)
To: Colignon David <David.Colignon at ulg.ac.be>
Here's the last (and as far as I can see only) error message:
make: Leaving directory `/home/william/tmp/gmsh-1.65.0/contrib/MathEval'
g++ -g -O2 -o bin/gmsh -Llib -lGmshFltk -lGmshParser -lGmshGraphics
-lGmshMesh -lGmshGeo -lGmshPlugin -lGmshCommon -lGmshDataStr
-lGmshNumeric -lGmshParallel -lfltk_images -lfltk_gl -lfltk -ljpeg
-lpng -lz -lGmshANN -lGmshMetis -lGmshNetgen -lGmshMathEval -lgsl
/usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lGmshFltk
collect2: ld returned 1 exit status
make: *** [link] Error 1
uname -a returns the following:
Linux tambotie 2.6.15-26-amd64-generic #1 SMP PREEMPT Thu Aug 3
02:52:35 UTC 2006 x86_64 GNU/Linux
What I did:
Unpacked the gmsh archive in 'tmp' in my home directory, then did
'./configure' which didn't complain about anything (except saying NO
to optional mesh software, which I don't need) and then I typed
I can only guess that I have to specify a specific directory for
something in the variables file? I tried adding the -fPIC option to
the flags in variables, but this made no difference. The only
non-standard location on my system is the location of BLAS -- I use
ATLAS, and that's located in /usr/local/atlas, but is this relevant at
Thanks for your help,
On 16/10/06, Colignon David <David.Colignon at ulg.ac.be> wrote:
> yes, I compile the latest gmsh version ( gmsh-nightly-source.tgz )on the
> same kind of platform ( uname -a = Linux elap91 2.6.15-26-amd64-k8 #1 SMP
> PREEMPT Thu Aug 3 03:11:38 UTC 2006 x86_64 GNU/Linux ) without any
> Can you send the first error message you get ?
> > List;
> > Before I dump a string of error messages here, has anyone successfully
> > compiled the latest Gmsh on the above mentioned platform?
> > I have a .deb (v 1.65), and that works fine, but I want to compile the
> > latest version...
> > All the requirements (GSL and FLTK) are met on my machine (here I did
> > use the .debs -- might that be the problem?), but I still can't
> > compile from the gmsh source.
> > I'm sure it's something trivial, just don't know what! Any ideas/help
> > please?
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