ANSI C header files

Csaba Raduly
Tue Oct 4 08:11:00 GMT 2011

Hi Kare,

2011/10/4 Kåre Edvardsen
> Hi Marco.
> In my case I'm trying to install the 'grib_api' package from source
> (grib_api-1.9.9.tar.gz) found at
> After unpacking the tar-ball you're supposed to run 'configure' before
> installing but 'configure' hangs on "checking for ANSI C header
> files..."
> Regards,
> Kare
> The output looks like this:
> $ ./configure --prefix=/user/kare/software/ecmwf/lib
> 1.9.9
> configuring grib_api 1.9.9
> checking whether build environment is sane... yes
> checking for a BSD-compatible install... /usr/bin/install -c
> checking for a thread-safe mkdir -p... /usr/bin/mkdir -p
> checking for library containing opendir... none required
> checking for ANSI C header files...
> On ma., 2011-10-03 at 15:18 +0200, Marco Atzeri wrote:

Please do not top-post:

Kill configure and take a look at the end of config.log
configure logs each check and what it actually does.

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