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>maybe this question is stupid or have been asked many times before,
>but I dont know the solution:
>I installed gcc 2.8.1 on my SUN Ultra60 (Solaris 2.6). The installation
>had no problems, but when I wanted to use gcc I realized that there are
>libraries missing, especially stdio.h, stdlib.h etc.
>Then I installed gcc 22.214.171.124. There I found stdio.h, but it needs
You can use gcc 2.8.1 just fine (I'd be wary of using a gcc distribution
that comes with many header files)
You just need to install all of Solaris. Make sure the packages listed
below are all installed:
The solaris FAQ says:
6.2) Which packages do I need to install to support a C compiler?
Solaris ships with everything you need, with the exception of the
compiler itself. Solaris ships with the include files, make, an
assembler, linker and libraries. All this stuff lives in
/usr/ccs/bin (add it to your PATH before /usr/ucb if that's in your
PATH as well) /usr/ccs/lib and /usr/include.
If you still can't find it, make sure you have the following
packages installed on your system:
for tools (sccs, lex, yacc, make, nm, truss, ld, as):
SUNWbtool, SUNWsprot, SUNWtoo
for libraries & headers:
SUNWhea, SUNWarc, SUNWlibm, SUNWlibms
SUNWdfbh, SUNWcg6h, SUNWxwinc, SUNWolinc,
for ucb compat:
These packages are all on the Solaris 2.x CDs, except that some
packages may only exist in some releases and not in others.
Some packages may be on separate CDs, such as the "Desktop/CDE"
CD, but all are part of the Solaris "bundle".
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