[Digikam-users] Problem Installing DK 4.0

Mick Sulley mick at sulley.info
Sun May 25 21:25:11 BST 2014

I am trying to install DK 4.0 using a link which I saw in a mail from Gilles


I am installing on a virtual box running Mint 16 KDE and it fails with 
the following, can anyone suggest what I am doing wrong please?  I have 
googled it but haven't found anything that I understand :)


mick at VMint16KDE:~/digikam-software-compilation > ./bootstrap.local
qmake: could not find a Qt installation of ''
-- The C compiler identification is GNU 4.8.1
-- The CXX compiler identification is unknown
-- Check for working C compiler: /usr/bin/cc
-- Check for working C compiler: /usr/bin/cc -- broken
CMake Error at /usr/share/cmake-2.8/Modules/CMakeTestCCompiler.cmake:61 
   The C compiler "/usr/bin/cc" is not able to compile a simple test 

   It fails with the following output:

    Change Dir: 

   Run Build Command:/usr/bin/make "cmTryCompileExec3930585283/fast"

   /usr/bin/make -f CMakeFiles/cmTryCompileExec3930585283.dir/build.make

   make[1]: Entering directory

   /usr/bin/cmake -E cmake_progress_report

   Building C object

   /usr/bin/cc -pedantic -Werror=return-type -o
   CMakeFiles/cmTryCompileExec3930585283.dir/testCCompiler.c.o -c

   Linking C executable cmTryCompileExec3930585283

   /usr/bin/cmake -E cmake_link_script
   CMakeFiles/cmTryCompileExec3930585283.dir/link.txt --verbose=1

   /usr/bin/cc -pedantic -Werror=return-type
   CMakeFiles/cmTryCompileExec3930585283.dir/testCCompiler.c.o -o
   cmTryCompileExec3930585283 -rdynamic

   /usr/bin/ld: cannot find crt1.o: No such file or directory

   /usr/bin/ld: cannot find crti.o: No such file or directory

   /usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lc

   /usr/bin/ld: cannot find crtn.o: No such file or directory

   collect2: error: ld returned 1 exit status

   make[1]: Leaving directory

   make[1]: *** [cmTryCompileExec3930585283] Error 1

   make: *** [cmTryCompileExec3930585283/fast] Error 2

   CMake will not be able to correctly generate this project.
Call Stack (most recent call first):
   CMakeLists.txt:31 (PROJECT)

CMake Error: your CXX compiler: "CMAKE_CXX_COMPILER-NOTFOUND" was not 
found.   Please set CMAKE_CXX_COMPILER to a valid compiler path or name.
-- Configuring incomplete, errors occurred!

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