Ubuntu – How tonstall a C/C++ compiler in Ubuntu 14.04LTS?


Is there a need to install a C/C++ compiler in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS? Where to write the program? How to compile the same?

Best Answer

  • install compiler(s)

    • C and C++ and make etc.

      sudo apt-get install build-essential
    • Fortran

      sudo apt-get install gfortran g77

    to edit source code

    use any texteditor. From the graphical user interface for example use kate. From the commandline use nano:

    nano main.cpp

    to compile

    g++ main.cpp -o main