[plt-scheme] make install error when installing mzscheme on Ubuntu

From: Rob Hunter (rob.hunter at gmail.com)
Date: Wed Sep 17 16:17:22 EDT 2008

Has anyone else experienced a problem trying to install mzscheme 4.1.x
from source on Ubuntu?  I've having some sort of issue with


After a (seemingly) successful "./configure", I'm all

rob at hacks:~/mz-$ make install
make install-3m
make[1]: Entering directory `/home/rob/mz-'
make install-3m-common
make[2]: Entering directory `/home/rob/mz-'
make install-common-first
make[3]: Entering directory `/home/rob/mz-'
mkdir -p "/home/rob/mz-" "/home/rob/mz-"
"/home/rob/mz-" "/home/rob/mz-"
"/home/rob/mz-" "/home/rob/mz-"
make[3]: Leaving directory `/home/rob/mz-'
cd mzscheme; make install-3m
make[3]: Entering directory `/home/rob/mz-'
make headers
make[4]: Entering directory `/home/rob/mz-'
./mzschemecgc -cqu ./mkincludes.ss "/home/rob/mz-" "." .
/bin/sh: ./mzschemecgc: No such file or directory
make[4]: *** [headers] Error 127
make[4]: Leaving directory `/home/rob/mz-'
make[3]: *** [install-3m] Error 2
make[3]: Leaving directory `/home/rob/mz-'
make[2]: *** [install-3m-common] Error 2
make[2]: Leaving directory `/home/rob/mz-'
make[1]: *** [install-3m] Error 2
make[1]: Leaving directory `/home/rob/mz-'
make: *** [install] Error 2

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