Re: [htdig] configure under BSD not finding fstream.h

Subject: Re: [htdig] configure under BSD not finding fstream.h
From: Geoff Hutchison (
Date: Wed Sep 13 2000 - 07:52:39 PDT

On Wed, 13 Sep 2000, Brett Rabideau wrote:

> checking whether the C compiler (gcc -O2 -fno-exceptions -fno-rtti )
> works... no
> configure: error: installation or configuration problem: C compiler cannot
> create executables.
> I assume that this has something to do with gcc-2.8, and the fact that I'm
> using gcc version, right?

OK, so gcc 2.7.X doesn't have exception-handling, which is fine. But it
means that your libstdc++ was compiled with a more recent compiler.

Is your g++ compiler also 2.7.X? If it's more recent, then make sure the
flags aren't included in CFLAGS and are included in CXXFLAGS.

-Geoff Hutchison
Williams Students Online

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