I am trying to compile and install the qt4-gui for Licq. The configure, or buildscript, don't end in an error. But on checking, it says
$ cmake -DCMAKE_INSTALL_PREFIX=/opt/licq/ ..
-- Could NOT find Boost
-- Found Licq include dir: /home/wed/licq-1.3.9/include
-- Configuring done
-- Generating done
When I install a software from its binary package using rpm or yum, I can later query for meta-information (rpm -qi PACKAGE, rpm -ql PACKAGE, ...) and can uninstall it (rpm -e PACKAGE).
But with the software that I build and install from its sources, I have to keep hanging on to the build directory forever to later be able to uninstall it, since removing the build directory would make it impossi
I want to uninstall Ubuntu because i just don't like it... I have windows 7 and no boot disk or anything special to uninstall, when i installed Ubuntu it said easy to uninstall and i would love to know how to actually uninstall it. Thank You.
I installed boost using sudo apt-get install on Ubuntu. Later I did not have to give gcc the I flag alongwith the path to the boost libraries to use boost ! Nor did I do any pkg-config --cflags --libs of any sort. What is the mystery here ? How is gcc able to know where boost is and how is it linking to it automatically ?