Error during make?

Thomas Wouters thomas at
Mon Feb 12 18:49:14 CET 2001

On Wed, Feb 07, 2001 at 05:20:48PM -0600, JackBurton wrote:
> Hi, I was installing Python on Slackware Linux 2.2.6 kernel, and  am getting
> the error message:
>  make[1]: *** [selectmodule.o] Error 1
> make[1]: Leaving directory `/home/jay/Python/Python-2.0/Modules'
> make: *** [Modules] Error 2

> I was wondering if anyone could help me with this?

The real error is somewhere above the 'make: Error 1' line. You are probably
trying to compile a module for which you lack the right include files, but
it's impossible to say without seeing more of the make error messages.

Thomas Wouters <thomas at>

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