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Re: Problems installing Emacs Version 28.1

From: Gregor Zattler
Subject: Re: Problems installing Emacs Version 28.1
Date: Sun, 24 Jul 2022 13:18:43 +0200

Hi Davin,
* Davin Pearson <davin.pearson@gmail.com> [2022-07-24; 16:11]:
> I am trying to install Emacs Version 28.1 onto my Ubuntu GNU/Linux machine.
> I have run the program ./configure with the following arguments with no
> errors.
> www@www-HP-EliteBook-840-G2:/usr/share/emacs/emacs-28.1$ ./configure
> --with-x-toolkit=no --with-xpm=ifavailable --with-jpeg=ifavailable
> --with-png=ifavailable --with-gif=ifavailable --with-tiff=ifavailable
> --with-gnutls=ifavailable
> When I run "make" the command ld returns the following error:
> /usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lz

you probably need to install some more packages in order for
your operating system to be able to build emacs:

sudo apt update
sudo apt install build-essential
sudo apt build-dep emacs

before building emacs.  Otherwise ask a search engine "how
to build emacs on ubuntu" and you will get loads of helpful
links, like this one:


Ciao; Gregor
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