cannot find -lX11

Sérgio Basto sergio at
Mon Mar 16 19:02:44 PDT 2015

On Seg, 2015-03-16 at 10:13 +0000, Roy Schofield wrote:
> Hi,
> Grateful for some help and/or assistance with X11 configuration on
> LinuxMint 17 Cinnamon.
> I have just upgraded from Linuxmint 16 Petra to LinuxMint 17 Cinnamon
> and have a problem compiling/linking  a program with Marinas-ide which
> is a dbase/clipper compiler. All worked fine with Linuxmint 16 but now
> get the following error when compiling/linking an existing source
> program. The error is as follows:
> ==> Linking to make /home/roy/Marinas_Progs/Invoice_print ...
> /usr/bin/gcc -o/home/roy/Marinas_Progs/Invoice_print
> -L/home/roy/marinas-ide/gui/lib -L/home/roy/marinas-ide/harbour/lib
> -L/home/roy/marinas-ide/qt/lib
> -L/usr/lib /home/roy/Marinas_Progs/__mih_obj_m3gh/Invoice_print.o /home/roy/Marinas_Progs/__mih_obj_m3gh/Invoice_print_mg_hbmk2_cpp_functions_.o -Wl,--start-group -lmarinas-gui -lxhb -lhbct -lsupc++ -lhbextern -lhbdebug -lhbvm -lhbrtl -lhblang -lhbcpage -lgtcgi -lgtpca -lgtstd -lgttrm -lgtxwc -lhbrdd -lhbuddall -lhbusrrdd -lrddntx -lrddcdx -lrddnsx -lrddfpt -lhbrdd -lhbhsx -lhbsix -lhbmacro -lhbcplr -lhbpp -lhbcommon -lm -ldl -lrt -lhbmzip -lminizip -lhbziparc -lhbzlib -lhbtip -lhbxdiff -lxdiff -lhbpcre -lhbzebra -lhbmxml -lmxml -lhbcairo -lhbcurl /home/roy/marinas-ide/ /home/roy/marinas-ide/ /home/roy/marinas-ide/ /home/roy/marinas-ide/ -lhbmysql /home/roy/marinas-ide/ -lhbssl -lhbqtcore -lhbqtgui -lhbqtnetwork -lhbqtwebkit -Wl,--end-group -lQt5Core -lQt5Gui -lQt5Network -lQt5WebKit -lQt5XmlPatterns -lQt5PrintSupport -lQt5WebKitWidgets -lQt5Widgets -lX11 -lX11 
> /usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lX11 

Normally it means that you need install one devel package like :
> Kind regards
> Roy
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Sérgio M. B.

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