[ardour-users] OT: jack install problem for Ardour
idragosani at chapelperilous.net
Sun Jul 4 13:08:26 PDT 2004
Jim Dory wrote:
> I thought I would try to install ardour on Suse 8.2 but when I'm trying
> the latest tarball of jack-audio-connection-kit I have a problem. First,
> the faq on their page says to do:
> sh ./autogen.sh in the untarred directory. I get a no such file or
> directory with that command.
The FAQ is incorrect, I think. autogen.sh is only if you are installing
something extracted from CVS. You should just be able to do:
(the last needs to be done as root)
> Next, I try a ./configure and get this:
> ./configure: line 1150: config.log: Permission denied
> Perhaps it is a simple permissions problem. I can configure jack as
> root, but I get that error as a user.
Did you extract the tarball as root or as a different user than what you
are building with? You ultimately need to be root to install anyway...
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