From: Axel Kohlmeyer (akohlmey_at_vitae.cmm.upenn.edu)
Date: Sat Dec 31 2005 - 09:42:53 CST

dear deepti,

you must not run the makefile as a script, but use
the 'make' program with the option 'install' which
will read the makefile and execute the commands in it.

check the installation instructions.

regards,
      axel.

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Axel Kohlmeyer e-mail: akohlmey_at_cmm.upenn.edu, tel: ++1-215-898-1582
     Center for Molecular Modeling -- University of Pennsylvania
Department of Chemistry, 231 S.34th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104-6323
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On Sat, 31 Dec 2005, deepti sethi wrote:

> Dear all
> I ran into a problem while trying to install the
> vmd-1.8.3 on a Solaris 9 Ultra SPARC III. After
> extraction of the files, i am able to generate the
> "Makefile" by running "configure". But after that i
> can not run the 'Makefile' rather it gives a lot of
> error messages (some of them are given below).
>
> Can anyone suggest some solution?
>
> WISH YOU ALL A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2006
>
>
> Deepti
>
> Error messages:
>
> ./Makefile: .SILENT:: command not found
> ./Makefile: CD: command not found
> ./Makefile: COPY: command not found
> ./Makefile: COPYDIR: command not found
> ./Makefile: MAKEDIR: command not found
> ./Makefile: MOVE: command not found
> ./Makefile: DELETE: command not found
> ./Makefile: DELETEDIR: command not found
> ./Makefile: ECHO: command not found
> ./Makefile: TAR: command not found
> ./Makefile: COMPRESS: command not found
> ./Makefile: GNUCOMPRESS: command not found
> ./Makefile: LATEX: command not found
> ./Makefile: VPATH: command not found
> ./Makefile: SHELL: command not found
> ./Makefile: .SUFFIXES:: command not found
> ./Makefile: VMD_CCPP: command not found
> ./Makefile: VMD_CC: command not found
> ./Makefile: VMD_H: command not found
> ./Makefile: VMD_YACC: command not found
> ./Makefile: VMD_LEX: command not found
> ./Makefile: VMD_DATA: command not found
> ./Makefile: VMD_EXTRA: command not found
> ./Makefile: VMD_OTHER_EXE: command not found
> ./Makefile: VMD_OTHER_NAMES: command not found
> ./Makefile: VMD_MAIN_DIR_FILES: command not found
> ./Makefile: VMD_CCPP:.C=.o: command not found
> ./Makefile: VMD_CC:.c=.o: command not found
> ./Makefile: VMD_OBJS: command not found
> ./Makefile: INCDIRS: command not found
> ./Makefile: LIBS: command not found
> ./Makefile: LIBDIRS: command not found
> ./Makefile: DEFINES: command not found
> ./Makefile: CC: command not found
> ./Makefile: DEFINES: command not found
> ./Makefile: INCDIRS: command not found
> ./Makefile: CFLAGS: command not found
> ./Makefile: COMPILERC: command not found
> ./Makefile: RCFLAGS: command not found
> ./Makefile: CCPP: command not found
> ./Makefile: DEFINES: command not found
> ./Makefile: INCDIRS: command not found
> ./Makefile: CPPFLAGS: command not found
> ./Makefile: DEPEND: command not found
> ./Makefile: DEPENDFILE: command not found
> ./Makefile: LIBDIRS: command not found
> ./Makefile: LIBS: command not found
> ./Makefile: LOADLIBES: command not found
> ./Makefile: LEX: command not found
> ./Makefile: YACC: command not found
> ./Makefile: YFLAGS: command not found
> ./Makefile: .C.o:: command not found
> ./Makefile: ECHO: command not found
> ./Makefile: --> : No such file or directory
> ./Makefile: CCPP: command not found
> ./Makefile: CPPFLAGS: command not found
> ./Makefile: -o: No such file or directory
> ./Makefile: .c.o:: command not found
> ./Makefile: ECHO: command not found
> ./Makefile: --> : No such file or directory
> ./Makefile: CC: command not found
> ./Makefile: CFLAGS: command not found
> ./Makefile: -o: No such file or directory
> ./Makefile: .y.o:: command not found
> ./Makefile: .l.o:: command not found
> ./Makefile: all: command not found
> ./Makefile: VMD_OBJS: command not found
> ./Makefile: vmd_SOLARIS2_64:: command not found
> ./Makefile: ECHO: command not found
> ./Makefile: Linking : command not found
>
>
>
>
>
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