[plt-scheme] sorry it's a foolish question, but how does one download?

From: David Brown (plt at davidb.org)
Date: Tue Dec 29 13:00:33 EST 2009

On Tue, Dec 29, 2009 at 09:41:16AM -0600, Robby Findler wrote:
>The one trick with compiling from source is making sure you have all
>of the development packages installed. If you get stuck with that,
>feel free to ask questions. The first one to install is the g++
>packages. Then, try to find the "dev" version of the "xft" library and
>try to find the dev version of "libxaw". Those require lots of other
>packages that will get you most of the way there, if not all of the

The 'build-essential' meta package provides a decent set of
development packages.  You'll need libssl-dev.

Actually, a good starting point would be to look at the build
dependencies listed in

for the existing Ubuntu package, which should be quite close.


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