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Environment Variable

Postby alansecker » Tue Jul 12, 2005 10:13 pm

I'm trying to compile a test program with xHarbour. It responds by not being able to find an 'include' file. I have tried defining a variable from bash but that doesn't work. eg.

include=/sec/ixHarbour/include
I tried :

INCLUDE=/sec/ixHarbour/include

but that wouldn't show up when I entered 'set'. I tried defining the include path in an sh file: harb.sh and symlinking that from /etc/profile.d on advice from an FC user. The thing is my system is Mandriva LE2005 based.
Can anyone help?
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RE: Environment Variable

Postby Nigel » Tue Jul 12, 2005 10:57 pm

try the following command :

export INCLUDE=/sec/ixHarbour/include

you can put this into your ~/.bashrc file if you want it set every time you start a new shell.

Alternatively, if xHarbour uses gcc, you could edit the gcc command in the makefile to have an include directory parameter, something like

gcc -I/sec/ixHarbour/include -o fred fred.c
Hope this helps,

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